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Easy Pie Crust

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Kathleen Alvey: "Easy and versatile. Took out sugar added garlic a…" Read More
5Ingredients
50Minutes
380Calories
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Ingredients

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  • 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon fine salt
  • 1 teaspoon granulated sugar
  • 8 tablespoons unsalted butter (cold, 1 stick, cut into small pieces)
  • 5 tablespoons ice water
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    NutritionView More

    380Calories
    Sodium6% DV150mg
    Fat35% DV23g
    Protein10% DV5g
    Carbs12% DV37g
    Fiber4% DV1g
    Calories380Calories from Fat210
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat23g35%
    Saturated Fat14g70%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol60mg20%
    Sodium150mg6%
    Potassium55mg2%
    Protein5g10%
    Calories from Fat210
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate37g12%
    Dietary Fiber1g4%
    Sugars1g2%
    Vitamin A15%
    Vitamin C
    Calcium2%
    Iron15%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(29)

    Kathleen Alvey a month ago
    Easy and versatile. Took out sugar added garlic and rosemary for base to shepherds pie. Yummy.
    Bill a month ago
    I used my food processor and it turned out perfect! Much better than the frozen ones in the store, I also left out the sugar for a savory tomato pie.
    siouxie jay 2 months ago
    Really nice crust. Take your time and do it right!
    Rachel Hetrick 4 months ago
    Quick, easy and delicious.
    Karlie-Jo a year ago
    Quick and easy recipe
    Decemae Yangkin a year ago
    Turned out pretty nicely!
    Sierra Krippner a year ago
    Made it with a KitchenAid and it came together perfectly. Gave a solid crust that didn't crumble, and it didn't give me a hassle to roll out! A little on the rubbery side, but that's possibly because I shorted the butter a bit (6 Tbs)
    Cazarez 2 years ago
    it was simple and delicious
    Mariah Moos 2 years ago
    So great! My whole family loved it for our traditional Swiss apple pie.
    Glenn L. 2 years ago
    Made my first turkey pot pie with Thanksgiving left overs that turned out great
    Sarah 2 years ago
    Very good! Seemed like it wasnt going to work at first because it was so crumbly, but after forming into the pan it turned out well and tasted great
    Andy 2 years ago
    Great recipe. Turned out well.
    Abigail Marquez 2 years ago
    I love this recipe and have been using it for years
    Allison D. 2 years ago
    Great crust! Used half crisp cuz I didn’t have enough butter and it turned out great
    Linda L. 2 years ago
    Great and easy. I have made this many times
    Pace 2 years ago
    I changed it slightly. I wanted to create small pie crust cookies...which I guess are just biscuits. Lol. Instead, I added: 2 tbsps of white granulated sugar 1 tbsp of brown sugar 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp of nutmeg 1/2 allspice And I replaced the last tbsp of water with vanilla. Instead of chilling it in the fridge for 30 min I chilled it in the freezer for the same time but wrapped in a log. I cut thin slices off the log and baked at 375 for 18 minutes. Tasty biscuits. This still would probably make a tasty pie crust, just wasn’t dedicated to actually making a pie today.
    Cindy C. 2 years ago
    Best crust I've made
    Kiana K. 3 years ago
    It was good I wish the portion size was a little bigger though
    Annie Yang 3 years ago
    Good! Very crunchy at the top. Also very easy, although getting the dough together was kind of difficult, unless I made it wrong
    sammy w. 3 years ago
    add 2 table spoons more water for best results
    Fatuma E. 3 years ago
    Very flaky and will use this recipe again
    Debbie Meili 3 years ago
    Super easy! Haven’t tasted it yet but can hardly wait!
    Chan 3 years ago
    It did not turn out well sadly will not be using this recipe again
    Aurora G. 3 years ago
    Really great pie crust! It's extremely easy to make and really easy to manipulate to fit your pan! I love this recipe
    Mackenzie W. 4 years ago
    It turned out great! It was my first time making pie crust since I'm only 14, and my family loved it!
    Kishia P. 4 years ago
    Easy and delicious! My mini apple pie was a success because of this super easy to make crust. I swear I'll be making more pies in the future
    Melissa Varis 4 years ago
    Made mini muffin pan apple tarts with this. So easy. Used my kitchen scale & mixed with my hands (1st time) - so only 1 bowl to wash. Fabulous. The key is using the right amount of water so it holds together, but isn't too 'wet.'
    Jennivette H. 4 years ago
    It's easy and perfect! I've been doing it for a long time and you can make it sweet or savory. I even made hand pies.
    Dana T. 4 years ago
    The amount of water was not enough and the crust turned out hard and raw like . Will not be using this recipe again .

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