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Cream Cheese Pastry Shell

Yield one 9-inch pastry shell

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
  • 1 (3-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt

How to Make It

  1. Combine butter and cream cheese; cream until smooth. Add flour and salt, mixing well. Shape dough into a ball; chill at least 2 hours.

  2. Roll dough to 1/8-inch thickness on a lightly floured surface. Place in a 9-inch pie plate; trim excess pastry around edges. Fold edge under, and flute. Prick bottom and sides of shell with a fork. Bake at 425° for 12 to 15 minutes or until pastry is golden brown.

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