Total Time
35mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 15 mins

Not much harder than plain biscuits, but prettier..

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Sift flour, baking powder, and salt. Cut in the shortening and orange rind.
  2. Mix until it is as fine as corn meal.
  3. Add milk and mix until dough is soft. Knead lightly onto a floured board for about 30 seconds.
  4. Roll dough 10 inches wide to make 1/8 thickness.
  5. Cut into 1 inch strips.
  6. With a pair of scissors, make 3/4 inch cuts about 1 inch apart in the strips.
  7. Roll up the strips as if you are rolling up jelly rolls.
  8. Make a flower from the strips in a well greased muffin pan.
  9. Brush with the orange juice and sprinkle them with the sugar.
  10. Bake at 450* for 12 - 15 minutes.
  11. Yields = 1 dozen.
Most Helpful

Very easy to make! I was looking for a more flavorful roll to bring to fiesta pot luck, so the second batch I added honey & a tiny bit of red pepper. I also brushed the tops with the honey before sugaring-very tasy:)

Princessmitzoue September 16, 2002