400g flour, soft (can be substituted for GF four)
Pinch of salt
250g butter or margarine
Sieve the flour and salt.
Rub in the fat to achieve a sandy texture.
Mix sugar and beaten egg.
Make a well in the centre.
Add egg mixture to make a firm paste, don’t overwork the paste.
Rest for 30 minutes.
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