Baking Powder Biscuits

Baking Powder Biscuits

2 cps all purpose flour, sifted before measuring
4 tsp baking powder
1 tsp salt
4 tbsp shortening
3/4 cp milk

Instructions

1 - Sift flour, baking powder, and salt
2 - Cut in shortening until the mixture looks like coarse corn meal
3 - Add the milk, sorking only enough to combine the ingredients
4 - Turn out on a thickly floured board and knead until smooth
5 - Pat or roll out 1/2 inch thick and cut with a biscuit cutter
6 - Place on siightly greased pan and bake for 10-12 minutes in an
oven preheated to 450 degrees.