Bath Buns Recipe

Step 1

Sift flour, measure, and sift with baking powder and salt. Cut in shortening. Add grated lemon rind, sugar, egg, raisins, and enough milk to make a soft dough that can be molded. Pat into sheet 1 inch thick and cut into rounds, or mold small amounts into round buns. Stick a bit of citron in the top of each. Reserve a little of the egg to brush over the top. Place on well-oiled baking sheet. Bake in hot oven (450 F) 12-15 minutes. Brush top with 1 tablespoon sugar moistened with a little cream. Serve hot. 12 servings.

Florence Taft Eaton, Concord, MA.

Things You'll Need

  • 2c Flour
  • 3tb Shortening
  • 3ts Baking powder
  • 1/2ts Salt
  • 1tb Sugar
  • 1/2 Lemon rind, grated
  • 1/4c Sugar
  • 1 Egg, well beaten
  • 1/2c Seedless raisins
  • Citron
  • Milk

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