Short Crust Pastry | How to make Short Crust Pastry

By BetterButter Editorial  |  16th Feb 2016  |  
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  • Short Crust Pastry, How to make Short Crust Pastry
Short Crust Pastryby BetterButter Editorial
  • Prep Time

    40

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  • Cook Time

    20

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  • Serves

    4

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  • Homemade Short Crust Pastry

About Short Crust Pastry

This simple short crust pastry recipe, makes the flakiest and most delicious dough

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Short Crust Pastry

Ingredients to make Short Crust Pastry

  • 1 ½ cup all purpose flour
  • ½ cup cold butter
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 1 tblsp sugar
  • ½ cup ice cold water

How to make Short Crust Pastry

  1. Measure out the flour, salt, sugar into a large bowl Fill ice cubes into a glass. Pour ½ cup of water in it.
  2. Chop very cold butter into squares. Using a pastry cutter or your hands, mash in the butter into the flour mix.
  3. Mash until the flour resembles coarse bread crumbs Use just enough water to bring the dough together. Do not knead.
  4. If you see pieces of butter that’s a good thing. Flatten and refrigerate for atleast ½ an hour before using.
  5. Flour a work surface. Use a rolling pin to roll out the dough to use as per the recipe’s requirement.

Reviews for Short Crust Pastry (3)

Daman Bedia year ago

will try it out for sure.
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Sukhmani Bedia year ago

hi it depends on the recipe so u must keep checking. you can bake blind for 20 minutes and then bake till it's golden on top
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Namrata Malika year ago

for how much time do we have to bake the pastry
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