Biscuits ( sweetened )

Yield: 1 1/2 dozen

Measure Ingredient
2½ cup Flour, all-purpose
½ teaspoon Salt
1½ tablespoon Baking powder
3 tablespoons Sugar
¾ cup Shortening
⅔ cup Milk

Combine flour, salt, baking powder, and sugar; cut in shortening until mixture resembles coarse meal. Add milk, stirring until well blended.

Turn dough out onto floured surface, and knead lighlty about 3 to 4 times.

Roll dough to ½" thickness, and cut into rounds with a 2-½" cutter. Place on an ungreased baking sheet; bake at 450 degrees for 15 mintues or until golden.

SOURCE: Southern Living Magazine, March 1980.

Typos by Nancy Coleman.

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