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Appears in
Two Fat Ladies: Gastronomic Adventures (with Motorbike and Sidecar)

By Jennifer Paterson and Clarissa Dickson Wright

Published 1996

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This pastry will keep for 3-6 months in the freezer.


  • 450 g/1 lb plain flour
  • 1 level tsp salt


Sift the flour and salt into a large mixing bowl and rub in 85 g/3 oz of the butter. Bind to a fairly soft dough with as much iced water as you need, adding the lemon juice too, and knead lightly. Ro