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- 1 1/2 c
- 3 1/2 c
- 1/2 tsp
- 1 c
- buttermilk or sour milk, room temperature
- 2 tsp
- baking soda
- 3/4 c
- melted shortening
1Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour 4 6-inch pie or 7-inch cake pans.
2Combine sugar flour and salt. Mix baking soda in buttermilk. Stir into the dry ingredients.
3Gradually add the melted shortening, beating well. Batter will be moist but very stiff.
4Divide evenly and press into prepared pans. (Batter should not stick to your hands; add a little flour if it does.)
5Bake for 30 - 35 minutes. Cool on racks for 10 minutes. Remove from pans and cool completely.