Monday, April 21, 2008

Melt In Your Mouth Biscuits

2 cups flour, sifted
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 tablespoons sugar
1/2 cup shortening (Crisco)
1 egg, unbeaten
2/3 cup milk

Preheat oven to 450 degrees.

In a large bowl, sift together all the dry ingredients.
Cut in the shortening until the mixture is crumbly.
Add milk, then egg.
Blend well.
Roll out the dough and cut, or drop by spoonfuls onto a baking sheet.
Bake for 10-15 minutes.


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