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Blueberry Pie

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  All purpose flour 500 Milliliter (2 Cups)
  All vegetable shortening 150 Milliliter (2/3 Cup)
  Cold water 90 Milliliter (5 To 6 Tablespoons)
  Granulated sugar 300 Milliliter (1 1/4 Cup)
  Cornstarch 45 Milliliter (3 Tablespoons)
  Blueberries 1 Liter, thawed (4 Cups)
  Melted butter 15 Milliliter (1 Tablespoon)
  Grated lemon rind 15 Milliliter (1 Tablespoon)
  Salt To Taste
  Light cream 1 Cup (16 tbs)

Sift flour with one pinch salt into large bowl.
Add shortening and incorporate with pastry blender.
Knead in enough cold water to form a ball.
Wrap in waxed paper and refrigerate 2-3 hours.
Preheat oven to 425°F (220°C).
Cut dough in half.
Roll out on floured surface and line 10 inch (25 cm) pie plate.
Set aside.
Place sugar, cornstarch and remaining ingredients in saucepan; mix well.
Cook 15 minutes over low heat.
Pour cooled berry mixture into pie shell.
Cover with top crust and pinch edges shut.
Score top several times and brush with light cream.
Bake 10 minutes.
Reduce heat to 375°F (190°C) and continue baking 45 minutes.
Let cool slightly before serving.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 5864 Calories from Fat 2154

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 245 g376.3%

Saturated Fat 92.7 g463.3%

Trans Fat 19.7 g

Cholesterol 298.7 mg99.6%

Sodium 505.4 mg21.1%

Total Carbohydrates 877 g292.3%

Dietary Fiber 39.5 g158%

Sugars 401.6 g

Protein 65 g129.5%

Vitamin A 67.1% Vitamin C 196.3%

Calcium 33.3% Iron 147.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Blueberry Pie Recipe