|Yellow cornmeal||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|All purpose flour||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Sugar||1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)|
|Baking powder||2 Teaspoon|
|Egg||1 , beaten|
|Sour cream||1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs) (Commercial)|
|Shortening||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), melted|
1.Preheat the oven at 450 degrees.
2.In a large bowl, mix flour with baking powder, salt and sugar and also add pieces of margarine to it and stir till a loose and rough mixture is formed.
3.Put the currants in the bowl and mix them too.
4.Pour the milk slowly in the bowl so that a soft dough can be kneaded.
5.Once done, spread the dough with a rolling pin in such a way that the dough is 1/2 inch thick.
6.Take a 2 inch biscuit cutter and shape the dough accordingly.
7.Arrange the pieces on greased baking sheets and put them in the oven for baking for 10- 12 minutes.
8.Serve with tea.
Calories 297 Calories from Fat 132
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 15 g23%
Saturated Fat 6 g29.8%
Trans Fat 0.8 g
Cholesterol 45.1 mg15%
Sodium 496 mg20.7%
Total Carbohydrates 37 g12.4%
Dietary Fiber 1.7 g7%
Sugars 9.7 g
Protein 4 g8.9%
Vitamin A 4.7% Vitamin C 0.54%
Calcium 13.7% Iron 9.5%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet