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Cayenne-Cheddar Pastry by D'sMom

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  • Cayenne-Cheddar Pastry by D'sMom

    D'sMom - Posted March 15, 2004 01:33 AM

    This would make a great pastry crust for pot pies!

    Cayenne-Cheddar Pastry:

    2 c.all purpose flour
    1 1/2 tsp.salt
    1 1/2 tsp.cayenne
    1/4 3 Tbls.real butter
    1/4 c.grated sharp cheddar cheese
    3 water

    Sift flour,salt & cayenne together,work butter into the mixture until it is about the texture of cornmeal.Toss with Cheddar cheese & add the wate,mixing lightly with a fork til the dry mixture just holds together.Press together into a ball & chill for 30 minutes.

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    Bean - Posted March 17, 2004 03:56 AM

    I made this yesterday making tomato pie. I had to add 2 to 3 more T. of water to the dough as it did not want to form a ball. I also left it in the fridge for an hour. This is a keeper. TY