Advertisement

Ingredients

Ingredient Checklist

Directions

Instructions Checklist
  • In a medium bowl, stir together flour and salt. Using a pastry blender, cut in shortening and cold butter until pieces are pea-size.

    Advertisement
Instructions Checklist
  • Sprinkle 1 tablespoon of the water over part of the flour mixture; gently toss with a fork. Push moistened dough to the side of the bowl. Repeat moistening flour mixture, using 1 tablespoon of the water at a time, until all the flour mixture is moistened. Form dough into a ball.

Instructions Checklist
Instructions Checklist
Instructions Checklist
  • On lightly floured waxed paper, roll dough from center to edges into a 12-inch circle. Place a 9-inch pie plate over the dough. Gently place your hand under wax paper and flip the dough into the pan; remove and discard waxed paper. Ease pastry into pie plate without stretching it.

Instructions Checklist
  • Trim pastry to 1 inch beyond edge of pie plate. Fold under extra pastry. Crimp edge as desired. Do not prick pastry. Bake as directed in individual recipes.

Nutrition Facts

147 calories; 9 g total fat; 3 g saturated fat; 8 mg cholesterol; 166 mg sodium. 14 g carbohydrates; 1 g fiber; 2 g protein; 97 IU vitamin a; 0 mg vitamin c; 0 mg calcium; 1 mg iron;

Reviews