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Baking Powder Biscuits

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Ingredients
  All purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Baking powder 1 Tablespoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Shortening 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Milk 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
Directions

Stir together flour, baking powder, and salt.
Cut in shortening till resembles coarse crumbs.
Make a well; add milk.
Stir quickly with fork just till dough follows fork around bowl.
Turn onto lightly floured surface.
Knead gently 10 to 12 strokes.
Roll or pat dough 1/2 inch thick.
Dip 2 1/2-inch biscuit cutter in flour; cut dough straight down.
Bake on ungreased baking sheet at 450° for 12 to 15 minutes.

Recipe Summary

Method: 
Baked

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