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Baking Powder Biscuits

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Baking Powder Biscuits

This is a recipe that a lot of people used in the Dirty 30's when they were struggling to survive the Great Depression.  Food was scarce and you used whatever ingredients you could find to make something to eat.  These biscuits can be made with common household products - flour, sugar, baking powder, margarine/lard, salt and water.   RECIPE: 3 cups flour6 level teaspoons of baking powder3 teaspoons of sugar3 level tablespoons of lard or shortening (ie: margarine)1/2 teaspoon of salt1 - 1 1/2 cups of cold water (depends on the consistency of your dough) Sift salt, baking powder, sugar and flour...

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