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Tropical Fruit Baskets

For baskets
  Butter 2 Ounce (60 Grams)
  Golden syrup 4 Tablespoon
  Sugar 1 Ounce (30 Grams)
  Cream of tartar 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Flour 2 Ounce (60 Grams)
  Ground ginger 1⁄2 Teaspoon

Put the butter, golden syrup and sugar in a pot and heat till melted.
Add cream of tartar.
Sift flour, soda and ginger together and stir into mixture in pot.
Grease a baking tray with butter and then put spoonfulls of mixture in the tray.
Form the mixture into a round shape about 4-5 cm (1 1/2-2 in) across.
Allow plenty of space between biscuits as they spread during baking.
Bake in a moderate oven for about 10 minutes or till golden brown.
Allow to cool till pliable and can be lifted off the tray without breaking.
Put immediately into small bowls about 10 cm (4 in) in diameter and press round to form a mould.
Flute the edges to allow the circles to fit into the bowls.
When firm remove from bowl.
If the biscuits become too firm to mould replace in oven for a minute to soften.
The biscuits may be stored for several days in an airtight container if not to be used immediately.
Warming in the oven will allow you to shape them just before filling with fruit.

Recipe Summary

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10 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 902 Calories from Fat 458

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 51 g79.2%

Saturated Fat 30.5 g152.3%

Trans Fat 0.8 g

Cholesterol 121.9 mg40.6%

Sodium 288.4 mg12%

Total Carbohydrates 105 g34.8%

Dietary Fiber 1.8 g7.4%

Sugars 49.4 g

Protein 8 g16.3%

Vitamin A 28.4% Vitamin C 0.29%

Calcium 4.1% Iron 16.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Tropical Fruit Baskets Recipe