Make this crust for Aunt Flora's soul vegetable cobbler.
- 4 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for work surface
- 1 1/2 teaspoons salt
- 1 1/3 cups vegetable shortening
Sift together flour and salt in a medium bowl. Cut in shortening using a pastry blender until pieces are the size of small peas. Add 8 to 10 tablespoons water, 1 tablespoon at a time, blending with a fork until a dough forms. Divide dough into 4 pieces and roll into balls. Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for 25 minutes before using.