Sky High Biscuits from neighbor Patty Smith
3 c. white flour (or 2 c. white and 1 c. wheat)
4 1/2 t. baking powder
2 T. sugar
1/2 t. salt
3/4 t. cream of tartar
3/4 c. butter or margarine
1 egg beaten
1 c. buttermilk
Combine flour, baking powder, sugar, salt & cream of tartar. Cut in butter until mixture resembles cornmeal. Add egg and milk stirring quickly and briefly knead on a lightly floured board. Cut out biscuits, or simply drop them on a greased cookie sheet.
Bake at 450 degrees for 12-15 minutes.