In Loving Memory of my Mom

In Loving Memory of my Mom
Cooking from the Heart

Monday, December 11, 2017

Short Pastry for Mince Pies

You will need:

2 Cups of Flour
Pinch of Salt
2 Tablespoons of sugar
120g cold butter
zest of a lemon
Juice of an orange


Mix flour and salt
Cut cubes of butter into flour mixture and rub together to resemble bread crumbs
Add sugar and lemon zest and orange juice
make a dough and knead into a ball, place in fridge for 30 min
roll out, cut into shapes and place in your baking tin - add filling and top
bake at 180 deg for about 30 minutes
let cool and dust with icing sugar