The BEST mini-tarts loaded with chicken, mushrooms, and cheese! Crispy puff pastry tarts with a cheesy chicken and veggie center.

We love making these chicken tarts as an appetizer or lunch recipe!

Mini chicken tarts topped with cheese on a baking sheet.

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Mini Tarts are so easy and make for a simple lunch. We love simple and delicious lunches like these tarts and our Chicken Flatbread and the Chicken Wraps.

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These mini tarts are so delicious and great for any occasion! Tarts that are loaded with sauteed chicken, mushrooms, peppers, and cheese. They are so easy and quick to prepare and taste AMAZING! These are prepped and cooked in just 30 minutes and the whole family will love them.

How to make mini chicken tarts with puff pastry and a chicken and cheese mixture.

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  • Preheat oven to 365°F.
  • Slice chicken into thin strands and the mushrooms and peppers.
  • Saute the chicken with oil until fully cooked.
  • Cook mushrooms and peppers until golden and tender. Set aside to cool.
  • In a bowl combine cream cheese, milk, Parmesan cheese, garlic, and dill.
  • Add peppers, mushrooms, and chicken into cream cheese mixture and mix.
  • Unroll the puff pastry and cut into six equal parts.
  • Make a border about 1/2′ around the edges. With a fork pork holes inside of the border.
  • Bake tarts for 8-10 minutes or until golden.
  • Remove puff pastry tarts from the oven and evenly distribute the chicken filling among the tarts.
  • Top with cheese and bake another 10 minutes or until cheese completely melts and starts to turn color.
  • Enjoy immediately.

Puff pastry tarts made with the best creamy chicken mixture.

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Mini Chicken Tarts

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The BEST mini-tarts loaded with chicken, mushrooms, and cheese! Crispy puff pastry tarts with a cheesy chicken and veggie center. 
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
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Total Time: 30 minutes
Servings: 6 mini tarts


  • 1 sheet puff pastry
  • 1/4 lb chicken breasts, boneless skinless
  • 1/2 red pepper
  • 6 oz mushrooms
  • 3 oz cream cheese, room temp
  • 1 Tbsp whole milk
  • Tbsp Parmesan cheese
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 tsp dill, optional
  • 1 cup cheese
  • 1 tsp oil
  • salt and pepper


  • Remove 1 sheet pastry puff from freezer to thaw. Preheat oven to 365°F.
  • Slice chicken into thin strands. Clean and slice mushroom. Slice pepper into thin small strands.
  • In a skillet, saute chicken with ½ tsp oil and cook until chicken is fully cooked and salt and pepper to taste.
    Remove chicken from skillet and once cooled, chop chicken into smaller pieces.
  • Saute mushrooms and peppers with ½ tsp oil until fully cooked. Season with salt and pepper.
  • In a bowl, combine together cream cheese, parmesan, garlic and dill. Add the chicken vegetables and mix. Set asdide.
  • Unroll thawed puff pastry sheets and cut into six equal pieces. With a knife score a rectangle around the edges of the pieces, about ½” - ¾” from the edge, don’t cut all the way through.
  • Take a fork and poke holes inside of the border. Bake tarts 8-10 minutes or until they begin to turn a nice golden color.
  • Top the tarts with the chicken filling and top with cheese. Bake for an additonal 10 minutes or until cheese is melted.
  • Enjoy immediately.


Calories: 393kcalCarbohydrates: 21gProtein: 14gFat: 28gSaturated Fat: 11gCholesterol: 48mgSodium: 308mgPotassium: 243mgFiber: 1gSugar: 1gVitamin A: 700IUVitamin C: 13.6mgCalcium: 171mgIron: 1.5mg
(The nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.)
mini chicken tarts