Flaky Pie Crust Recipe & Tips

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Tender and flaky pie crust that takes any pie recipe over the top!

~Single Crust~
1? c. sifted flour
½ tsp. salt
½ c. shortening
2 to 3 Tbsp. water
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~Double Crust~
2 c. sifted flour
1 tsp. salt
¾ c. shortening
3 to 4 Tbsp. water
In mixing bowl the combine flour and salt. Cut in the shortening with a pastry blender or two butter knives until the mixture is course. Sprinkle with water, a tablespoon or less at a time and toss lightly...
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Nutritions

Calories
2760

Sodium
3567mg
148% DV

Fat
6g
9% DV

Protein
78g
156% DV

Carbs
577g
196% DV

Fiber
22g
91% DV

You can't beat the ease of this creamy and cheesy Smoked Sausage Pasta for a 30-minute dinner that the whole family will love. Made-from-scratch skillet mac and cheese is tossed with kielbasa and tender broccoli florets so that you get an entire meal in one pan. This kid-friendly dish is perfect for busy weeknights!

2 c uncooked elbow macaroni
1 1/2 c chopped broccoli florets
1 T olive oil
13 oz smoked sausage ( such as kielbasa )
1/2 c finely diced onion
2 T butter
2 T all purpose flour
1 1/2 c half and half
8 oz sharp cheddar
4 oz smoked gouda
1/2 t dry mustard
Kosher salt and pepper
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  • Cook macaroni in a large pot of salted boiling water until al dente, according to package instructions. During the final 3 minutes of cooking time, add the broccoli florets to the boiling water with...
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Nutritions

Calories
756

Sodium
738mg
30% DV

Fat
39g
61% DV

Protein
31g
62% DV

Carbs
62g
21% DV

Fiber
4g
18% DV