Coating Batter (2)


  • 4 oz. plain flour
  • pinch of salt
  • 1 tablesp. salad oil or melted butter
  • 1 gill warm water (approx.)
  • 1 teasp. baking powder


Sift together the flour and salt. Mix to a smooth consistency with the oil and water until the mixture is thick enough to beat. Beat well; then add water until the mixture is of a consistency to coat the back of a wooden spoon. Leave to stand for at least 30 min. Just before using, stir in the baking powder.