Tea Time Biscuits
1 Jar of Apricots Preserves or Jam
5 cups Flour
2 1/2 TSps Baking Powder
2 Sticks of Butter
1 cup of Sugar
Melt the butter, add the sugar. Mix well. Combine flour and baking powder together, add to the butter mixture. Stir to combine. Add the eggs one at a time mixing well.Roll into a ball and wrap in plastic wrap and chill in the refrigerator for a couple hours.
Remove from the refrigerator and divide into two equal parts. Using a cheese grater and grate half the dough into a cake pan 11 X 17 or larger. Now spread the apricot preserves over the bottom dough. Grate the other half over the filling. Spreading evenly.
Bake in a 350 degree oven for 20 to 30 minutes till golden brown. Watch carefully they will burn.
Let cool, cut into diamond shapes and enjoy with a delicious cup of tea.
Note: Any flavor of preserves or jam can be susbstituted.
Pairs Well With
One of my family's favorite tea biscuits.