Biscuit with Marshmallow Topping
Butter : 60gms
Brown sugar : ½ cup(firmly packed)
Egg : 1
Vanilla essence : 1 teaspoon
All purpose flour: 1 ¼ cups
Sugar : 1 cup
Water : 1 cup
Gelatine : 1 ½ tablespoon
Vanilla : 1 teaspoon
Coconut : 1 cup
Apricot jam : 1 cup
Biscuit- Cream butter and sugar, add egg and vanilla. Beat until well combined. Add sifted flour, mix to a firm dough. Roll out on lightly floured surface to 5mm ( ¼ inch) thickness. Cut out with 6cm fluted cutter. Bake on lightly greased trays in moderate oven about 12 minutes. Cool on trays.
Marshmallow: Place sugar and water in pan, sprinkle gelatin over, stir over lower heat until sugar dissolves. Bring to boil , reduce heat , simmer 7 minutes. When nearly cold, put into small basin of electric mixer. Beat for 1 minute, add vanilla , beat until thick and fluffy about 10 minutes. Place mixture into piping bag fitted with 1 cm ( ½ inch) plain tube. Pipe marshmallow in a circle around edge of biscuit. Put coconut in heavy pan. Stir with wooden spoon over moderate heat until light golden. Remove from pan Cool, and dip tops of biscuit in coconut, spoon a little jam into centers. Refrigerate. It is a delicious biscuit for kids.
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USEFUL FACTS AND FIGURES FOR BAKINGOVEN TEMPERATURES
The Table below gives recommented equilents
|Cool or Slow||140||275||1|
|3 ½ tablespoons||4tablespoons||3tablespoons|
|4 tablespoons||5tablespoons||3 ½ tablespoons|
Notes for American and Australian users
In America the 8-oz measuring cup is used cup is used. In Australia metric measures are now used in conjunction with the standard 250-ml measuring cup. The imperial pint, used in Britain and Australia, is 20 fl oz, while the American pint is 16 fl oz. It is important to remember that the Australian tablespoon differs from both the British and American tablespoons; the table above gives a comparison. The British standard tablespoon holds 17.7ml, the American 14.2 ml, and the Australian 20 ml. A teaspoon holds approximately 5 ml in all countries.