An old fashioned recipe, handed down for generations, made with simple ingredients.(Old Fashioned Homemade Butter)
This is an updated version of an old-fashioned buttermilk tea cakes. The cookies are not very sweet, and they have a cake-like texture. MAKES 5 DOZEN.
Favorite Old Fashion Tea Cakes - Call Me PMc shares her great-grandmother& recipe. Thin, crisp, and buttery these cookies are a classic.
Mention "Tea Cakes" to different people and you are sure to get different thoughts on the subject. According to my favorite internet source (aka Wikipedia): A teacake in England is a light yeast-b.