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How To Weave A Lattice Pie Crust

A buttery, show-stopping lattice crust takes pie over the top—making it an ultra-impressive dinner party dish.
How To Weave A Lattice Pie Crust (Photo: Robert Caruso)

It’s easier than you think! Master the technique, and you'll be weaving your way to show-stopping successes at all your summer dinner parties and barbecues. Learn how to weave a lattice pie crust in four easy steps, or watch the how-to video below.

How to weave a lattice pie crust How to weave a lattice pie crust, step 1.
Photo, Sian Richards.

1. Lay 6 pastry strips vertically across pie.

How to weave a lattice pie crust How to weave a lattice pie crust, step 2.
Photo, Sian Richards.
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2. Fold back every other strip, then lay a new strip horizontally.

How to weave a lattice pie crust How to weave a lattice pie crust, step 3.
Photo, Sian Richards.
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3. Straighten folded strips back across pie. Fold back alternate strips, then place a new strip horizontally above the first one.

How to weave a lattice pie crust How to weave a lattice pie crust, step 4.
Photo, Sian Richards.
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4. Repeat until pie is completely covered. Fold overhanging pastry over lattice strips to seal, and crimp edges inside the pan.

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