3 cups flour
3 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon cinnamon and ground ginger each
2 teaspoons mixed spice
½ teaspoon nutmeg and cloves each
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Grated rind of an orange
- Prepare3 baking trays - line with baking paper. (No greasing necessary.)
- Preheat oven to 200° C.
- Mix the dry ingredients.
- Rub in the butter.
- Whisk the eggs, vanilla and orange rind together and mix into the flour mixture to make a soft dough. Add a little milk if necessary.
- Roll pieces of the dough out on a floured surface to about 3mm thickness. Cut out shapes and place on the prepared baking trays
- Bake for 12-15 minutes until light brown.