It was also a bit more slack to work with when rolled out. The bBest!!!! pie plate, fill with fruit. Whisk the vinegar, egg, and 1/2 cup of ice water together and mix into the flour mixture with your hands until just combined. Never turned gray. We're trying to make empanadas, in the spirit of them being a street-food "hand pie" as my husband remembers from Panama. Roll out disk on lightly floured surface to 1/8" thickness. Perfect flsky crust every time, In reply to For my double pie crust I… by Sheila (not verified). What kind of Vinegar did you use here? Bottom row: vinegar dough, egg washed (left) and without (right). What about the pie crust recipe with sprite or 7up in it ? Vinegar, buttermilk, lemon juice, and vodka all change the interaction of the liquid and gluten in the dough. Transfer to to a 9in. Cut in the butter using a pastry blender or your fingers until the mixture resembles coarse meal. On my Facebook Foodie Group, so many folks post questions about making pie crusts.They either are afraid to make them, they never turn out, or they taste terrible. While the oxidized dough was a little floppier to work with and didn't hold the pattern of the pie top cutters, the look and flavor of the baked dough were pretty much the same. How to make dinner rolls with discard starter, This is where overworking is a risk; as long as the dough is mostly holding together, you. (We tried using a pizza-type yeast dough, rolled thin, but what we're going for is more in the direction of a piecrust.). Here's a puzzle for you. For my double pie crust I add 2 tsp of sugar to dry ingredients and 2 tsp distilled vinegar to ice water. But there are two much more important perks to using vinegar: it provides a little insurance against overworking the dough. It'll be fine. Shape each into a ball, flatten slightly to form a disk, and wrap in plastic. The biggest determining factor in the quality of your pie crust is the technique used to make it. Fresh All-Butter Pie Dough with vinegar (right) and without (left). Your email address will not be published. Add pieces of cold butter and toss to coat in the flour mixture. 2020 Sat in the fridge until early today (Friday morning). thanks! The most common answer — that it affects gluten development — isn't actually that useful. Transforming your Thanksgiving breadbasket, Facebook Instagram Pinterest Twitter YouTube LinkedIn. Any vinegar will do, white vinegar is the most common choice though as it won't impart flavor. 197.4 g Transfer to a clean work surface, and gently press to form a dough. What does thus do for pie crust ? In a large bowl, stir together flour, sugar and salt until combined. Good news. Flaky is one characteristic I certainly don’t want to be described as. Made the dough Sunday. would like to try it! To watch the oxidation process play out, I made two batches of our All-Butter Pie Crust and mixed 1 tablespoon of vinegar into the ice water of the second batch. Required fields are marked *. Total Carbohydrate In reply to What about vinegar in a… by Mary (not verified). Is there a technique for making a piecrust that has more "tooth" and holds together better after baking? Allow 2 days to thaw in refrigerator. I about gave up until I tried this recipe. Roll second disk top with top crust, crimp edge. Here's the same recipe after three days. What about vinegar in a gluten free pie crust? Copyright © Three-day-old All-Butter Pie Dough with vinegar (right) and without (left). Lines and paragraphs break automatically. … The water-only version has become noticeably grayer. What happens if your dough is gray and oxidized, and you bake it anyway? So remember the essential rules of pie baking: When it comes to pie dough, practice makes perfect. Print Recipe. 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