Cookies, Mealie Meal Biscuits (Corn Meal)

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Ethnicity
None  
Base Type
Beef  
Course
Appetizer  
Preparation Time
0 Minutes  
Difficulty
Easy  
Serving Size
Refresh / Double it
Comments
From South Africa, use corn syrup in place of golden syrup if needed.  
Source
Mom McGuire
 
Source Description
 
Last Modified
2011-02-26  
User
Joyce McGuire



Ingredients
                
4 c
flour, all purpose

3 c
sugar

1 c
butter, unsalted

2 c
mealie meal

3 ea
egg

1 t
baking soda

1 t
ginger, powdered

3 T
golden syrup

1/4 t
salt


Directions
Sift flour and baking soda together. Mix butter, flour and mealie meal.  

Add sugar, salt and eggs to golden syrup and a little milk (if needed).  Beat well.  

Mix with dry ingredients. 

Roll into walnut size balls and flatten slightly.

Bake at 400 degrees F. for 5 to 10 minutes.