Biscuit Fan-Tans

Preparation info
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Appears in
Farm Journal’s Country Cookbook

By Nell B. Nichols

Published 1972

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Fancy biscuits that go together fast —perfect with fruit salad and coffee


  • 2 c. sifted flour
  • 3 tblsp. sugar
  • 4 tsp.


  • Sift together flour, 3 tblsp. sugar, baking powder, cream of tartar and salt into mixing bowl.
  • Cut in shortening until mixture resembles coarse meal or crumbs. Add milk and stir with fork to moisten all ingredients. Turn onto lightly floured surface and knead gently 2