Friday, July 6, 2012

Welsh Cookies

2 eggs
6 tablespoons milk
3 cups flour
1 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp baking soda
1 tsp salt
1/4 to 2 tsp nutmeg (optional)
1 cup sugar
1 cup raisins or currants
1 cup shortening

1.  Heat frying pan to 350 degrees
2.  Beat together eggs and milk
3.  Add dry ingredients & shortening in a mixing bowl, blend well
4.  Add wet and dry mixtures, stir well until mixed
5.  Cut shapes with floured glass or cookie cutter
6.  Fry in electric fry pan until golden brown on each side

I was told these can also be baked.