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Biscuits ( Baking Powder )^ Recipe


2 c Flour
4 ts Baking powder
1 ts Salt
2 tb Lard
1 c Sweet milk

Sift dry ingredients together. Rub in lard, add milk gradually.
Mix to a smooth dough, roll out 1/2" thick. Cut with biscuit
cutter. Handle as little as possible to make light, flaky
biscuits. Bake in a quick oven.

Many of the recipes in this collection did not contain amounts or
oven temperatures. I have typed them in as they appear in the
book, typos and all.

Depression Era Recipes
Patricia R. Wagner
ISBN 0-934860-55-6
Entered by Carolyn Shaw 5-95