This is an old Southern recipe. Enjoy!
INGREDIENTS (for 1 servings):
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 3 teaspoons baking powder
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 cup shortening
- 1/4 cup white sugar
- 1 egg, beaten
- 1 cup milk
In a medium bowl mix together the flour, baking powder, and salt.
In a separate bowl cream together the shortening and sugar. Stir in beaten egg, and milk.
Add flour mixture alternately with liquid mixture.
Fill greased muffin tins two-thirds of the way full. Bake in a preheated 375 degree F(190 degrees C) oven for 30 minutes.