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Whole Wheat Double Pie Crust

No recipe image available.A nutritious pie crust, a healthier alternative to plain white flour crusts.

Recipe Ingredients:

3/4 cup whole wheat flour
1/2 cup butter
1/4 cup apple juice

Cooking Directions:

  1. Cut together 3/4 cup whole wheat flour and 1/2 cup butter until the butter is small marble-sized. Make a well, and quickly pour and cut in 1/4 cup apple juice. Gently knead on a floured surface for 2 minutes.
  2. Separate into two balls for the top and bottom crusts.
  3. Roll out with a floured rolling pin. Place one on the bottom and sides of a pie plate. Add pie filling and cover with the top dough. Seal the edges and prick the top crust with fork.
  4. Bake in a preheated oven at 350°F (175°C) for 35 to 60 minutes, depending on the filling.

Makes 2 (9-inch) pie crusts.