Egg Yolk Pastry

1
Pat Duran

By
@kitchenChatter

This recipe for 3 double crust pies or 1 double sheet pan pie, (jelly roll pan size),is the best pie crust I have ever made with my ---
Farm Fresh Apple Pan Pie/w Egg Yolk Pastry

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
Makes 3 double pie crusts or a 2-crust pie made in a jelly roll pan.
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

5 c
all purpose flour
4 tsp
granulated sugar
1/2 tsp
salt
ice cold water
1/2 tsp
baking powder
1 1/2 c
lard or solid crisco (regular or butter flavored)
2 large
egg yolks

How to Make Egg Yolk Pastry

Step-by-Step

  • 1Combine dry ingredients; cut in lard. Place egg yolks in measuring cup and stir with a fork until blended. Stir in enough cold water to make just a cupful. Sprinkle gradually over dry ingredients; toss with fork to make a soft dough. Roll out as usual. Makes pastry for three 9-inch 2- crust pies also.

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About Egg Yolk Pastry

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy, Heirloom