Italian Easter Pie

Italian Easter Pie
Italian Easter Pie
  • prep: 1 hr
  • cook: 50 min
  • total: 1 hr 50 min
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  • Summary

    This meat-and-cheese pie is traditionally served by many Italian Catholics at noon the day before Easter to mark the end of Lent.

    Ingredients

    • 21/2 cups all-purpose flour
    • 2 tablespoons granulated sugar
    • 1 teaspoon salt
    • 13 tablespoons unsalted butter, cold, cut into ¼-inch cubes
    • 7 tablespoons vegetable shortening, cold, cut into pieces
    • 4 to 5 tablespoons ice water
    • 8 ounces sweet Italian sausage
    • 1 small sweet onion, finely chopped
    • 4 ounces pepperoni, chopped
    • 4 ounces hard salami, chopped
    • 4 ounces prosciutto, chopped
    • 1 pound fresh basket cheese, drained and cut into bite-size pieces
    • 1 pound ricotta cheese, drained
    • 4 ounces mozzarella cheese, shredded (about 1 cup)
    • 4 ounces provolone cheese, shredded (about 1 cup)
    • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
    • 3 eggs, lightly beaten with a fork
    • Freshly grated black pepper
    • 1 egg yolk
    • 1 tablespoon heavy cream

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 11
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 294 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 28 g 43.82%
    • Saturated Fat: 14 g 67.96%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 61 mg 20.22%
    • Sodium: 659 mg 27.46%
    • Calcium: 89 mg 8.85%
    • Potassium: 36 mg 1.03%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 2.89%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 1 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0.81%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 8 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 10.56%
    • Vitamin C 0.27%
    • Vitamin D 0.29%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat5
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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