No-fail pie crust

No-fail Pie Crust Recipe

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Carol Winikoff

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This is another recipe my grandmother used to use for her pies. My youngest sister uses this all the time.

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★★★★★ 1 vote

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Prep:
30 Min

Ingredients

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  • 5 c
    flour
  • 1 Tbsp
    baking powder
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1 lb
    lard
  • 1
    egg
  • 2 tsp
    vinegar
  • ·
    water

How to Make No-fail pie crust

Step-by-Step

  1. Mix together flour, baking powder and salt. Cut in lard with pastry blender.
  2. Beat an egg in a measuring cup and fill with cold water to 3/4 cup. Add vinegar.
  3. Mix well and add to flour mixture.
  4. If you want to use right away, chill for 30 minutes in refrigerator.
  5. This dough can be kept up to 6 weeks in the refrigerator. Take out and let sit for up to 1 hour before using.
  6. Baking times depend on what the dough is being used for.

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About No-fail pie crust

Course/Dish: Pies




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