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Pie Shell Recipe

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


Submitted by shel22

Makes 6 servings



Grandma's recipe - Makes one double pie shell

Recipe Ingredients for Pie Shell

3 cups flour
1 teaspoon salt
1 cup lard, Maple leaf tenderflake is what I use
6 tablespoons cold water, use ice cubes to make water cold

Recipe Directions for Pie Shell

  1. Sift flour and salt together.

  2. Cut lard into flour with a dough blender.

  3. Sprinkle the water one- two tablespoons at a time. Work lightly with a fork or dough blender until a dough is formed. Roll to desired thickness.

  4. Place on second guide from the bottom.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 112.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
536
Calories from Fat
313
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
34.8g
54%
Saturated Fat
13.5g
68%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
33mg
11%
Sodium
389mg
16%
Potassium
67mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
47.7g
16%
Dietary Fiber
1.7g
7%
Sugars
0.2g
Protein
6.5g
Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 1% Iron 16%
* 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-
  Good points
  • Low in cholesterol
  • Very low in sugar
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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