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3 c. flour
1 1/2 sticks butter, cold and cut into bits
1 1/2 tsp. salt
6 tbsp. water

In a large bowl, combine flour, butter and salt. Blend ingredients until well combined and add water, one tablespoon at a time, to form a dough. Toss mixture until it forms a ball. Knead dough lightly against a smooth surface with heel of the hand to distribute fat evenly. Form into a ball, dust with flour, wrap in wax paper and chill for 30 minutes.


1 lb. round steak, in 1/2 inch cubes
1 lb. boneless pork loin, in 1/2 inch cubes
5 carrots, chopped
2 lg. onions, chopped
2 potatoes, peeled and chopped
1/2 c. rutabaga, chopped
2 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. pepper

Combine all ingredients in large bowl. Divide the dough into 6 pieces, and roll one of the pieces into a 10-inch round on a lightly floured surface. Put 1 1/2 cups of the filling on half of the round. Moisten the edges and fold the unfilled half over the filling to enclose it. Pinch the edges together to seal them and crimp them decoratively with a fork.

Transfer pasty to lightly buttered baking sheet and cut several slits in the top. Roll out and fill the remaining dough in the same manner. Bake in preheated 350 degree oven for 30 minutes.

Put 1 teaspoon butter through a slit in each pasty and continue baking for 30 minutes more. Remove from oven, cover with damp tea towel, cool for 15 minutes. Serve hot or at room temperature with catsup.

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