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Perfect Pie Crust Recipe

Looking for an easy Perfect Pie Crust recipe? Learn how to make Perfect Pie Crust using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by kibbley

Makes 8 servings



Quick Pie Crust recipe. Easy to put together in the food processor.

Recipe Ingredients for Perfect Pie Crust

1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
2 tbsp. powdered sugar
1/2 tsp salt
1 stick salted butter
1 egg yolk
1/4 cup ice water

Recipe Directions for Perfect Pie Crust

  1. Pulse flour, sugar, and salt in a food processor several times to combine. Add butter, and pulse 5 times, or until mixture resembles coarse sand.

  2. Beat egg yolk, and 1/4 cup ice water in a bowl with a fork. Add liquid to flour mixture in a food processor. pulse until dough just comes together. Transfer to large piece of plastic wrap or wax paper and press into a flat disk. Wrap tightly, and chill 1 hour or overnight in the refrigerator. Roll out to a desired size on well-floured work surface and bake according to recipe directions.

  3. Per Serving by the magazine: 382 calories; 4g protein; 31g total fat (19.5g sat fat); 24g carb; 114mg cholesterol; 199mg sodium; 1g fiber.

Categories

Dessert, American

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 49.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
201
Calories from Fat
110
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
12.2g
19%
Saturated Fat
6.0g
30%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
56mg
19%
Sodium
228mg
10%
Potassium
31mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
19.9g
7%
Dietary Fiber
0.6g
2%
Sugars
2.0g
Protein
2.8g
Vitamin A 8% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 1% Iron 6%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C-
    Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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