Creating the perfect pie crust would easily vie for first place among the quintessential down-home cooking skills. Flaky and tender, homemade pie crusts form the base for many favorite treats, from good ole apple pie, to holiday pumpkin pies, to quiches and even chicken pot pie. Once you learn how to make pie crust, your culinary adventures have only begun.
We’ve created a step-by-step app to make mastering the perfect pie crust even easier. Each step is accompanied by a photo, so you can follow along as you cut butter or lard into flour, wield your rolling pin, and, finally, pull your perfect pie crust out of the over. We’ve even compiled a series of scrumptious filling recipes to use after you get the hang of how to make pie crust and are ready to dig in:
- Pumpkin Pie
- Cherry Pie
- Old-Fashioned Sugar Cream Pie
- Rhubarb Streusel Pie
- Easy Strawberry Pie
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Jennifer Kongs is the Managing Editor at MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine. When she’s not working at the magazine, she’s likely working in her garden, on the local running trails or in her kitchen instead. You can find Jennifer on Twitter or Google+.