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

Method:

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