Tea Biscuits

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Total Time
10 mins
12 mins

This is a wonderful recipe that you can make up the mixture and store in your Fridge and make up batches of biscuits as you need them. I got this recipe from a girl I worked with who had brought them to a breakfast. I keep a batch made up at the cottage. Quick, easy and so tasty.

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  1. ( Measure all ingredients accurately).
  2. Combine Flour,Baking powder and salt in a large bowl. cut in shorting with pastry blender until mixture rsembles coarse meal. Store in fridge or a cool dry place.
  3. FOR 1 BATCH( about a dozen biscuits).
  4. 21/2 cups biscuit mix.
  5. 3/4 cup plus 1 tablespoon milk.
  6. add milk to mixture. stir with a fork until moist. Turn out onto lightly floured surface. Round up dough and knead gently about 15 times. roll dough to about 3/4" thickness. Cut into rounds with floured cutter (or Glass) Place on cookie sheet and bake at425F for 10 to 12 minutes. Yield is approximate.