These were traditionally served with jelly or trifle for tea on Mothering Sunday in Hampshire.
Beat all the ingredients together for 30 minutes. (This may be reduced to 5 minutes if an electric beater is used.) The long beating is important to the final result.
Grease 2 or 3 baking sheets well. Spread the mixture very thinly on the trays in rounds about
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