Black & Blue Berry Pie

Kelly Lollman

By
@kelollman

Yummy - and it will feed a crowd! This is well worth the time it takes to prep and bake.


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Serves:

12-16

Prep:

1 Hr 15 Min

Cook:

1 Hr 15 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

CRUST

4 c
all purpose flour
1 Tbsp
granulated sugar
2 tsp
salt
1 3/4 c
cold shortening
1/2 c
cold water
1 large
egg
1 Tbsp
white vinegar

FILLING

4 c
fresh or frozen black berries (do not thaw)
4 c
fresh or frozen blue berries (do not thaw)
2 c
granulated sugar
1/2 c
all purpose flour
half and half

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Crust: In a large bowl, combine the flour, sugar and salt; cut in the shortening until mixture resembles course crumbs.
2
In a small bowl, combine the water, egg and vinegar; stir into the dry ingredients just until moistened. Form into a roll. Cover and refrigerate for 1 hour.
3
On a floured surface, roll 2/3 of the dough out to an 18x14" rectangle. Carefully place onto the bottom and up the sides of a 13x9x2" glass baking dish.
4
Filling: Combine berries, sugar and flour. Pour into crust.
5
Use the remaining crust to make lattice strips, place over filling. Brush pastry with half and half.
6
Bake in a 400 degree oven for 15 minutes, then reduce the heat to 350 degrees and bake for another hour or until filling is bubbly. Cool completely. Store in refrigerator.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American