Aunt Caroline's Dixieland Recipes/Breads/Virginia Beaten Biscuit
VIRGINIA BEATEN BISCUIT
One quart flour,
One teaspoonful of salt,
One tablespoon of lard.
Work lard lightly into the flour and salt, mix with iced water and then beat dough with rolling pin until it blisters. Cut into biscuits and bake in quick oven.