Sweet Almond Flaky Pie Crust

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This is a sweet flaky almond flavored pie crust. Perfect for custard or fruit pies. This pie crust is amazing! It makes the pie, with this crust you wont even need ice cream to eat with the pie!

INGREDIENTS (for 1 servings):


  • In a large bowl, stir together the cake flour, all-purpose flour, baking powder, salt, white sugar, and brown sugar. Cut in the shortening by pinching between your fingers or using a pastry blender, until the mixture has lumps no larger than peas. In a separate bowl, whisk together the egg, water, vanilla, and almond extract.
  • Pour the wet ingredients into the dry, and mix until the dough comes together. Divide the dough into halves, pat into a ball, and flatten slightly. Wrap each one in plastic wrap. Refrigerate for at least 4 hours, or overnight before rolling out to make a crust.