Have you tried the shortcrust pastry cherry pie? If yes, then you know how extraordinarily tasty it is, that it is remembered for a long time. Loose dough with sweet and sour filling evoke ambiguous emotions, and it is difficult to understand until you try it. It is especially important to note that the cooking process, like the recipe for a shortcrust cake with cherries itself, is quite simple and error-free.
More details about variations and a list of products for making shortcrust pastry can be found here. In our case, the composition is classic and the technological process is the simplest. If necessary, sour cream can be replaced with milk or homemade cottage cheese.
A simple recipe for shortbread cherry pie in the oven
The first step is to make shortbread dough:
Sift the flour into a deep bowl and combine the baking powder in it with granulated sugar.
Beat in one egg, add fresh sour cream and chilled butter.
Knead the dough, divide into 2 parts and wrap them individually in plastic wrap. Transfer to the freezer so that one part is easy to cool and the other part is lightly frozen.
Place parchment paper on the bottom of the round shape, roll out the chilled shortbread dough and lay on top of the paper, forming sides approximately 2 cm high.
Remove the seeds from the berries, sprinkle with starch and stir, and then place them on the dough.
Pass the frozen part of the shortcrust pastry through a coarse grater and spread evenly with the top layer.
Place in preheated oven. Bake shortcrust berry pie at 180 degrees for 40 minutes. When ready, let cool, and then sprinkle with powdered sugar.
Homemade shortbread cherry pie in the oven can be prepared with different fillings. One of the most common is everyone's favorite sweet cake with berry jam or fruit, the recipe for which you can read on our website.