Basic Flaky Pie Crust

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Ingredients

  • 8 tablespoons unsalted butter, cold
  • 1 1/3 cup + 4 tablespoon pastry flour or 1 1/3 cups (dip and sweep method) bleached all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 tablespoons ice water
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon cider vinegar (optional)
  • 1/8 teaspoon non-aluminum baking powder (if not using, double the salt)
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