Fruit Biscuits Recipe

Step 1

Sift flour, measure, and sift with salt and baking powder. Cut in shortening. Add milk to form soft dough. Turn onto lightly floured board. Pat into sheet 1/2 inch thick. Knead lightly. Spread 1/2 of dough with melted butter, sugar, cinnamon, and raisins. Fold dough 1/2 over. Cut with floured cutter. Place on un-oiled baking sheet. Bake in hot oven (450 F) about 10 minutes. 6 servings.

Mrs. Maude Roberson, Richmond, VA.

Things You'll Need

  • 1c Flour
  • 2ts Baking powder
  • 1/4ts Salt
  • 1 1/2tb Shortening
  • 1tb Sugar
  • 3/8c Milk
  • 1/4c Chopped raisins
  • 1/4ts Cinnamon
  • 1tb Melted butter or butter substitute

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