single pie crust

sandra parker

By
@spicy7

love pie the crust is so important ,I mix shortening with butter to make tender but flavorful crust.


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Rating:

Serves:

6

Prep:

15 Min

Method:

No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

2 c
all purpose flour
1/2 tsp
salt
1 tsp
sugar
1/3 c
cold butter freeze
1/3 c
solid shortening
1/3 c
ice water
1/4 c
flour for dusting

Directions Step-By-Step

1
mix flour, salt, sugar.
2
GRATE butter ( MAKES IT EASIER TO MIX ) and add it with the shortening to flour. mix with hands until it forms a crumb like mixture.
3
add ONLY ENOUGH WATER A TABLESPOON AT A TIME ONLY TILL DOUGH HOLDS , form a ball then shape into disc wrap in saran wrap refrigerate at least 1 hr.
4
on a flour dusted counter roll dough starting from middle roll out and turn . form crust to pie dish , I prick mine a fork and freeze until firm. it is now ready to bake

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy