lasso the moon alpaca farm

"Sweet Potatoe Biscuits"

Our good friend Teddy's favorite

3 cups of flour
2 heaping tblsp of baking powder
1 tsp of salt
1 cup shortening
2 cups mashed, cooked sweet potatoes
1/2 cup sugar
1/4 cup buttermilk
1/2 tsp cinnamon
1/2 tsp nutmeg

Sift together flour, baking powder, salt, cinnamon and nutmeg. Cut in shortening with fork or pastry cutter. Combine warm sweet potatoes and sugar, mixing well. Add milk. Combine sweet potato and flour mixtures. Blend well. Place on floured surface and roll to desired thickness or about 1/2 inch thick. Cut with biscuit cutter. Bake on lightly greased sheet at 400 degrees for 10 min.

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