Master Mix Recipe Base

For gifts in a jar recipes, this master mix provides the basic base that you can use.

by craftbits (shellie wilson)

What you need

9 cups sifted all-purpose flour or 10 cups sifted soft wheat or cake flour
1/3 cup baking powder
1 tablespoon salt
1 teaspoon cream of tartar
1/4 cup sugar
2 cups shortening which does not require refrigeration


Stir baking powder, salt, cream of tartar and sugar into flour.

Mix in shortening till it resembles a crumbly mix. Store in covered containers at room temperature.

This mix makes 13 cups of pre-made mix.

For gift in a jar recipes that use this pre-made mix check out our Gifts in a Jar Recipes

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