Pie Pastry Recipe

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Pie Pastry

Adrienne May

By
@sonflowergirl74

This is a recipe and directions that were given to me by a friend of mine who is an excellent baker.


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Rating:

Serves:

8

Method:

No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

3/4 c
vegetable shortening
1 Tbsp
milk
2 c
sifted flour
1/4 c
water, boiling
1 tsp
salt

Directions Step-By-Step

1
put shortening in medium bowl. add water and milk. break up shortening with a fork. tilt bowl and beat with fork in quick across the bowl strokes until mixture is thick and holds soft peaks when fork is lifted.
2
sift flour and salt onto shortening mixture. with vigourous round the bowl strokes, stir quickly, forming a dough that clings together and cleans the bowl.
3
pick up the dough and work into a smooth, flat round, then divide in half and roll and cut for a 2 crust pie.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #flaky, #pie-crust