Rub the cold butter
in the flour. Add baking powder, salt, egg and milk and knead until
a nice dough is formed. Roll the dough out until it is 1 cm thick. Cut
out circles, using a glass. Brush the top with some milk. Bake 15 minutes
at 180 degrees Celsius. Serve with cream and jam.
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