Rita’s Danish Tarts
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INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: 25 minutes
  • 1/2 C shortening
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/4 C sugar
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • Up to 3 C flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • Almonds
  • 1 C fruit jam
DIRECTIONS
  1. Add eggs to fat and beat until creamy.
  2. Add sugar and beat again.
  3. Sift dry ingredients together and stir into egg-sugar mixture.
  4. Form into soft round balls.
  5. Place in greased muffin tins.
  6. Make a deep well in the center of each.
  7. Fill with jam and top with nuts.
  8. Bake at 350 degrees for 25 minutes.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
This dough is also good for pie crust.