3½ cup (440g) all purpose flour
¾ cup sugar
½ tsp salt
¼ tsp baking powder
1 tsp grated or ground nutmeg spice
1 tsp grated lemon zest or lime
¼ cup /4tbsp margarine or butter ( I used margarine)
¾ cup milk
Vegetable oil for frying
Vanilla essence for flavor ( optional though)
-Sift flour in a dry bowl, mix all dry ingredients together with sugar inclusive but keep ¼ part of sugar aside. Add margarine or butter and mix till the mixture looks like crumbs -Add nutmeg, lemon zest or lime zest and mix, make a well in the mixture.
-Mix your flavor(vanilla essence) in the milk-Stir well and the milk has to be Luke warm, add little cooking oil like ⅛cup.