Pie Crust Recipe

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Pie Crust

Sherry Wilkins

By
@lioness92962

This was my mother's recipe and the one I use today.

Rating:
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Serves:
6
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 1/4 c
all purpose flour
1\4 tsp
salt
1/3 c
shortening
3-4 Tbsp
cold water

Step-By-Step

1Add flour and salt to a mixing bowl.
2Cut cold shortening into flour with pasty mixer or fork.
3Make a well in the center of flour/shortening mixture and add water a little at a time, stirring in between additions. When flour and water start coming together, form into a ball, wrap in plastic and refrigerate for a minimum of one hour.
4Lightly flour the surface. Roll out pie dough to the size of your pie plate. Place dough in plate then cut off the excess dough.
5If pie recipe requires a baked crust, bake at 450 degrees 10-12 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Hashtag: #pie-crust