MealSteps

Maple Walnut Pie

Yield: 1 Servings
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FOR THE SHELL
1 1/2cAll-purpose flour
1/2tsSalt
7tbCold unsalted butter; cut into bits
2 1/2tbCold vegetable shortening
2tbIce water; (up to 4)
FOR THE FILLING
1 1/2cPure maple syrup
2tbUnsalted butter; melted
1tsCinnamon
1/2tsMaple extract or flavor; (available at specialty foods shops and some supermarkets)
1tbAll-purpose flour
3lgEggs; beaten lightly
1tsFreshly grated orange zest
3tbFresh orange juice
1/4tsSalt
1/2lbChopped walnuts; (about 2 1/3 cups)
Thin strip of orange zest; removed with a vegetable peeler, for garnish if desired
Whipped cream dusted with cinnamon as an accompaniment if desired