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Now, this sounds right up my alley! Good thing I picked up some $0.29 Pillsbury Cake mix this week!

First I saw this recipe:

Cake Mix Pie Crust | Duncan Hines®

Cake Mix Pie Crust
Recipe shared by: Duncan Hines
Ingredients
1. 1 box Duncan Hines cake mix
2. 1 tbsp. unsalted softened butter
3. 3 egg yolks
4. 1 whole egg
Baking Instructions
1. Place all the ingredients into a mixing bowl.
2. Combine all ingredients until a dough is formed.
3. Divide the dough in half.
4. Dust your table with flour to prevent sticking.
5. Roll 1 piece of dough out into a circle large enough to line your pie pan.
6. Press gently into pie pan to ensure that there are no air pockets.
7. Trim the excess dough from the edges.
8. Bake at 350° for 25-27 minutes or until golden brown

Then, I saw this review:

Pie Crust Made from Cake Mix - How to Make Boxed Cake Mix Pie Crust - Good Housekeeping

"Overall, the crust was delicious! It’s very different than the buttery, flakey pâte brisée pie crust you’re used to. This was more like a cookie crust with a crisp exterior and softer, squishy insides, but that’s definitely not a bad thing. We can’t wait to try the same technique with chocolate cake mix.
THE PROS
• Easy to tweak the flavor by just using a different cake mix — can’t do that with regular pie dough!
• Much more forgiving and easier to work with
• Great cookie-like texture"
 
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