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Tassie Cups

Tassie Cups is a term that can mean both the cups in a muffin tin, and small tart shells made of pastry.

If a recipe says "Buy (or make) tassie cups", it means pastry shells.

Otherwise, the recipe will specify something such as "foil tassie cups."

Language Notes

Tassie is a word in Scottish that actually means cup, as in from the French word for cup or glass, "tasse."

See also:


Baking Mats; Baking Stones; Blowtorches; Bread Machines; Caja China; Cast Aluminum; Cookware; Cooling Racks; CorningWare; Frying Pans; Girdle; Heat Diffuser; Non-Electrical Rotisseries; Pans; Pie Plates; Pie Racks; Pizza Stones; Pizzelle Iron; Pots; Pyrex; Ramekins; Tassie Cups; Waffle Iron; Wok

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Oulton, Randal. "Tassie Cups." CooksInfo.com. Published 04 August 2004; revised 15 February 2007. Web. Accessed 05/20/2018. <http://www.cooksinfo.com/tassie-cups>.

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