Myra's Jam Filled Biscuits
55 mins (prep 40, cooking 15)
6 ingredients
20-26 servings
We used to spend many of our holiday's on a high country sheep station in NZ, and Myra McKinnon, the farmer's wife used to make these cookies (as a kid I would sometimes help her too) She, sadly is no longer with us. but I thought her recipe deserved sharing.

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Serving Size (60.59 g)
Servings 20
Amount per Serving
Calories 222.23 Calories from Fat 88.29
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 9.81g 301.84%
Saturated Fat 5.93g 592.51%
Trans Fat 0.37g %
Cholesterol 24.38mg 162.54%
Sodium 97.86mg 81.55%
Total Carbohydrate 35.77g 238.47%
Dietary Fiber 2.8 g 224.18%
Sugars 17.09 g %
Protein 3.14g 125.5%
Vitamin A 285.43IU% Vitamin C 0.0mg%
Calcium 25.41mg% Iron 0.91mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4