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  • 1 star values: 16

The secret's out! A great basic pie crust from Grandma's secret recipes.



Original recipe yields 16 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Preheat the oven to 425 degrees F (220 degrees C).

  • In large bowl mix flour and salt. Cut in shortening with two butter knives.

  • In a separate bowl, mix together egg, vinegar, and water. Drizzle wet mixture into dry mixture, cutting it in.

  • Roll out dough, and fit into two 9-inch pie pans.

  • Bake in the preheated oven for 12 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

231 calories; protein 2.8g; carbohydrates 17.9g; fat 16.6g; cholesterol 11.6mg; sodium 150.3mg. Full Nutrition