Basic pie crust

Basic Pie Crust Recipe

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TERRI OPGENORTH

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@Terrio13

This is the way I make my crust. It has been dubbed the BEST crust people have ever tasted!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Serves:
1 double crust pie
Prep:
10 Min

Ingredients

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2/3 c
lard
2 c
flour
4-5 Tbsp
really cold water
1 tsp
salt

How to Make Basic pie crust

Step-by-Step

  • 1Put lard, flour and salt in a food processor.
  • 2Pulse, pulse, pulse and pulse until the mixture it like cornmeal.
  • 3Open processor and add 4T of the water over all ingredients.
  • 4Pulse, pulse and pulse. If it is starting to ball up go ahead and run the processor until the ball is together and rolls around the bowl a few times.
    If not. add the other T of water and pulse...etc.
  • 5Divide into 2 semi-equal balls, wrap in plastic and refrigerate until ready to roll out.

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About Basic pie crust

Course/Dish: Pies
Hashtags: #crust, #potpie




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