single pie crust

3
sandra parker

By
@spicy7

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

Rating:
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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

How to Make single pie crust

Step-by-Step

  • 1mix flour, salt, sugar.
  • 2GRATE butter ( MAKES IT EASIER TO MIX ) and add it with the shortening to flour. mix with hands until it forms a crumb like mixture.
  • 3add 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.
  • 4on 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

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About single pie crust

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