Barb's Favorite Never Fail Pie Crust

Barb's Favorite Never Fail Pie Crust Recipe

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Barbara Eaton

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@raeofsunshine

This has been in my recipe box for years. It is the only pie crust recipe that I trust to never fail and the only one I use in anything I bake that requires pie crust dough. DO NOT use any milk that is richer than whole, i.e. 1/2 & 1/2 or cream, it will cause the crust to slide down the sides of the pan during baking as it will be tooooooo short.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
One double crust pie
Prep:
10 Min

Ingredients

2 c
flour
1 tsp
salt
1 c
shortening
1 Tbsp
vinegar
1/3 c
milk

How to Make Barb's Favorite Never Fail Pie Crust

Step-by-Step

  • 1Mix the flour and salt in a bowl.
  • 2Cut in the shortening until the size of small peas. (I do this using my hands for better control)
  • 3Add the vinegar to the milk and IMMEDIATLY combine with the flour mixture.
  • 4Mix, with your hands, until the dough holds together.
  • 5Roll out to desired size and proceed according to your pie recipe.
  • 6For single crust pies, bake at 350 degrees until golden.

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About Barb's Favorite Never Fail Pie Crust

Course/Dish: Pies