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       Title: Pecan Pie Pastry
  Categories: Nuts, Pies
       Yield: 2 servings
     1/2 c  Unbleached Flour
     1/4 ts Salt
       1 x  Cold Water
       2 tb Finely Chopped Pecans
       3 tb Shortening Or Lard
       1 x  Dried Beans
   In a small mixing bowl stir together flour, chopped pecans and salt.
   Cut in shortening or lard till the pieces are the size of small peas.
   Sprinkle cold water over part of the mixture; gently toss with a
   fork. Push to side of bowl.  Repeat till all is moistened.  Form
   dough into a ball. On a lightly floured surface roll the ball into a
   10-inch circle. Line a 7-inch pie plate or quiche dish with the
   pastry.  Flute edge.  Cover surface of pastry with clear plastic
   wrap.  Spread dried beans atop the plastic wrap to a depth of 1 inch.
   Micro-cook, uncovered, on 70% power for 6 minutes, rotating the dish
   a half-turn every 2 minutes.  Carefully lift plastic wrap and beans
   from pastry.  Micro-cook, uncovered, on 70% power about 2 minutes or
   till pastry is dry.