Double Pie Crust Recipe

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Noelle Published: November 18, 2020 Modified: June 1, 2021

How To Make Double Pie Crust

If you’re looking for an easy, but tasteful pie crust, then our recipe is just for you! This pie crust recipe has some added orange juice for extra flavor.

Preparation: 15 minutes
Total: 15 minutes



  • 1⅔ cupsall-purpose flour
  • 1tspsalt
  • ¾cupshortening
  • 5tbsporange juicecold, as needed


  1. Combine the flour and salt in a large bowl.

  2. Cut the shortening into the flour mixture until mixture resembles coarse crumbs.

  3. Add orange juice a tablespoon at a time, tossing with a fork, until the flour mixture is moistened.

  4. When squeezing a handful of the moistened pastry mixture, it should form a ball.

  5. Divide the dough in half and shape into balls.

  6. Wrap in plastic, then refrigerate before rolling.


  • Calories: 629.25kcal
  • Fat: 20.46g
  • Saturated Fat: 5.00g
  • Trans Fat: 2.53g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 8.03g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 5.92g
  • Carbohydrates: 96.39g
  • Fiber: 3.39g
  • Sugar: 1.15g
  • Protein: 12.98g
  • Sodium: 294.05mg
  • Calcium: 20.19mg
  • Potassium: 153.18mg
  • Iron: 5.84mg
  • Vitamin A: 0.97µg
  • Vitamin C: 4.84mg
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