Heather's Rockin' Pie Pastry


  • 2-1/2c flour
  • 1c COLD shortening, cut into about 8 pieces
  • 1t salt
  • 2/3c of 1 egg yolk and milk


  1. Mix flour and salt together. Cut in shortening about 2 pieces at a time. Should resemble small peas.
  2. Beat together yolk and milk
  3. Pour liquid onto flour combination and mix together until in a ball. DO NOT OVER MIX.
  4. Break dough into three pieces (or 2 if you're using big pie plates), and roll out.
  5. Add filling.
  6. Bake at 350 degrees for about 20-30 minutes ( I think).