Made butter crust tonight - was perfect and easy. Several pie crust recipes - an all butter pie crust, or pate brisee, an all butter crust with almonds, combining butter and shortening crust, and how to pre-bake or blind-bake a pie crust.
In a food processor pulse together flour, salt and sugar. Add butter and shortening. Pulse 8 to 10 times or until mixture resembles coarse crumbs and some of the butter is pea-size. (Alternately, combine in a bowl using a pastry blender or a fork.
25 Amazing Pie Crusts ~ prepare to be awed and inspired by these epic examples of pastry genius, and just in time for pie baking season…so tie on your aprons and let’s get rolling… (Christmas Bake Pie)