Minced candied orange peel
Minced candied lemon peel
Egg, slightly beaten
Cookie or biscuit crumbs
Minced candied citron
Cream shortening and sugar. Add candied peel, citron, currants,
crumbs, nutmeg, cinnamon, and egg. Mix thoroughly. Cut plain pastry
in rounds 6 inches in diameter. Place 1 tablespoon of fruit mixture
on 1/2 of each round. Moisten edges. Fold like a turnover. Press
edges together. Crimp. Brush with slightly beaten egg, or water.
Sprinkle with sugar. Bake in hot oven (450 F) 10 minutes, or until
Florence Taft Eaton, Concord, MA.