Member recipe
Member recipes are not tested in the GoodFood kitchen.

Short Crust Pastry (Sandie's recipe)

By Julie Turner (GoodFood Community)
  • loading...
  • Preparation and cooking time
    • Prep:
    • Cook:
    • May need longer if cooking a larger pie to ensure it is cooked in the middle
  • Easy
  • Serves 1
Short Crust Pastry as it should be. Double the ingredients for making more pastry.Cut the fat into cubes and rub into the flour and salt until like bread crumbs. You can do this in a food processor or even a mixer
Advertisement

Ingredients

  • 8oz Self Raising Flour (or Gluten Free Flour)
  • 6oz Fat (4oz lard and 2oz unsalted butter)
  • Pinch of salt
  • 4 tablespoons icy cold water
  • 2 tablespoons icy cold milk

Method

  • STEP 1
    Cut the fat into cubes and rub into the flour and salt until like bread crumbs. You can do this in a food processor or even a mixer.
  • STEP 2
    Add the water and milk and mix again, to form a dough
  • STEP 3
    Shape into a ball and cover with cling film and put in fridge for 30mins for the fat to solidify.
  • STEP 4
    Then on a lightly floured tray roll out into the shapes you require.
  • Comments, questions and tips

    Rate this recipe

    What is your star rating out of 5?

    Choose the type of message you'd like to post

    Choose the type of message you'd like to post

    Overall rating

Advertisement
  • Hello Fresh promo logo

    Hello Fresh special offer: Get 50% off your first recipe box, then 35% off the next three.

    Get offer
Advertisement

Sponsored content