Pie is one of those rare desserts that can be made for any occasion. But it's only as good as its crust. From classic all-butter pie crusts to keto, gluten free, or vegan-friendly versions, we've got a delicious selection of the best pie crust recipes for you to choose from.
Pie crust is a simple blend of flour, fat, and liquid. Whether you use lard, shortening, butter, or coconut oil, the flavor of the crust will depend on the fat you choose. You’ll also need to consider the moisture and temperature when working the dough. Too little moisture makes the crust dry and crumbly, while too much makes it tough and gummy.
For perfect pies every time, check out our collection of the best pie crust recipes. From basic dough to crumb-topping, you'll find a pie crust that suits your preferences and skill level.
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Shortbread Cookie Pie Crust
This pie crust is easy and like biting into a buttery shortbread cookie! It compliments berry and chocolate pie perfectly!
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Gluten Free Pie Crust Recipe
This Gluten Free Pie Crust Recipe is buttery, flakey, and basically everything you'd want in a gluten free pie crust. Not only that, you'll also be able to roll it and work with it just like a non-gluten free pie crust. It's perfect for the holidays because your family and friends won't be able to t...
Before you get started, everything should be as cold as possible. On a really hot summer day I will even freeze my flour before I get started so that it doesn't melt the butter as I'm mixing. At any point in the process if your butter seems too soft just throw the whole thing in the freezer for a fe...
This Pie Crust is buttery, flaky, delicious, and totally fool proof thanks to a secret ingredient that allows you to roll and re-roll as many times as you need to without losing that perfectly flaky crust.