Mealie Meal Biscuits


Possibly the best biscuits ever!

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  • Author:csw.reeve
  • Serves/Makes:6
  • Prep Time:45 Minutes



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  • 1 cup mealie meal
  • 2 cups flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 2 eggs
  • 1.5 cups sugar
  • 250g melted margarine or butter
  • Pecan nuts and cherries (Optional)


  1. Preheat oven to 180C
  2. Mix sugar, butter and eggs in a large bowl and beat well.
  3. Add flour, mealie meal and baking powder and mix to form a dough.
  4. Roll into small balls about 3cm across and place on a backing sheet.
  5. Press down with a fork dipped in flour.
  6. Top each biscuit with half a cherry or a pecan nut.
  7. Bake until they start to brown underneath - about 10 minutes.