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Homemade Pie Crust

This recipe for Homemade Pie Crust is a family favorite!
Prep Time15 minutes
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Homemade Pie Crust
Servings: 4 crust


  • 4 cups all purpose flour
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 3/4 cups shortening
  • 1 tablespoon vinegar
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1 egg beaten
  • 1/2 cup water


  • Blend flour, sugar and salt. Cut in shortening until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Mix together egg, vinegar and water. Add to flour mixture. Make into round balls and chill before rolling out on a floured surface.