2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon salt
3/4 cup Hill Country Fare Shortening
1 tablespoon sour cream, regular or fat free
1/2 cup chilled water
1 tablespoon chilled water
1 (28 oz.) can fruit pie filling
1 (15 oz.) can canned fruit to match pie filling
1/4 cup dried fruit bites or dried fruit to match pie filling
1/4 cup toasted pecans or walnuts
In a large bowl, sift flower and salt.
Using an electric mixer on low speed, add shortening and mix for 1 minute until mixture lo
oks like coarse meal.
Add sour cream to flour mixture and mix with your fingers.
Gradually, add chilled water and continue to mix with your fingers until the dough holds t
Form dough into one flat ball, wrap in plastic wrap and chill for 30 minutes.
Heat oven to 425 degrees F.
Spray a large baking sheet with non-stick cooking spray.
Roll dough ball into a 18 to 20-inch round on a lightly floured surface.
Fold crust in half and carefully place into prepared sheet pan.
Spread pie filling in center 9 inches of dough.
Arrange drained can fruit on top of pie fruit.
Sprinkle with dried fruit bites and nuts.
Fold over and pleat the edges of dough with fingers leaving a 5-inch center open.
Mix 1 tablespoon water with egg yolk in a small bowl and brush top crust.
Bake on middle oven rack for 30 to 35 minutes or until crust is golden brown.
Cool before serving.