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Quick and Easy Pie Crust

Quick and easy pie crust is made with flour, salt shortening and water.


1 1/2 cups all purpose flour
!/2 ts salt
1/2 cup shortening
3 tb water


Sift 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour.

Add 1/2 teaspoon salt (resift) with a pastry blender and work in 1/2 cup 70 % shortening until grain in the mixture is pea size. (Stir in 1 tablespoon at a time) until mixture holds together.

Pat it evenly into the pie pan. Bake at 425 degrees for 12 to 15 minutes.

Put holes into the crust with a fork. Cool before adding filling.

Yields one 9-inch pie crust.

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