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Whole-Grain Pie Crust
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Whole-Grain Pie Crust
Level
Easy
Prep
10 minutes
Servings
8 servings for 9-inch crust
  • A quick, and healthy, crust for all of your pies - no matter the occasion. This whole-grain crust will add texture and color to your favorite pies without losing the taste you love.
KEY INGREDIENTS
INGREDIENTS
  • 3/4 cup whole-wheat flour
  • 1/2 cup old-fashioned oats, finely ground
  • 2 teaspoons granulated sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/3 cup cold butter, cut into small pieces
  • 2 to 3 tablespoons very cold water
MAKE IT
Step 1
Combine flour, ground oats, sugar and salt in medium bowl. Cut in butter with pastry blender or two knives until mixture is crumbly. Sprinkle with water; blend together with a fork until mixture holds together.
Step 2
Shape dough into ball; place on lightly floured sheet of wax paper. Top with additional piece of wax paper. Roll out dough to 1/8-inch thickness. Remove top sheet of wax paper and invert dough into 9-inch deep-dish (4-cup volume) pie plate. Slowly peel away wax paper. Trim excess crust. Turn edge under; crimp as desired.
VARIATIONS
If using 29oz Libby’s Pure Pumpkin
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Double all ingredients
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