Apricot Fried Pies

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READY IN: 1hr 15mins
YIELD: 12 pies
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Place apricots in a medium saucepan; add water to cover.
  • Cover pan and cook over low heat 15 minutes or until tender.
  • Mash appricots, and add sugar; set aside.
  • Combine flour and salt; cut in shortening with pastry blender until mixture resembles coarse meal.
  • Sprinkle cold water (1 Tablespoon at a time) evenly over surface; stir with a fork until dry ingredients are moistened.
  • Shape into a ball and chill.
  • Divide dough in half.
  • Roll one portion to 1/8" thickness on a lightly foured surface; cut into 3 1/2-inch circles.
  • Spoon aout 1 teaspoon apricot filling on half of each pastry circle, moisten edges and fry.
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