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Texas Camp Bread

(Original cowboy bread of the famous King Ranch, circa 1850's)
10 Cups flour
3 tsp salt
4 tsp black pepper
1 tsp sugar
1 T lard
4 Cups water (or update to: 4 C water & C evaporated milk)

Sift and mix ingredients together. Use lukewarm water-dough is rather dry.
Let dough set for 20 to 30 minutes.
Roll out into " to " thin rounds and cook in a hot (bacon) greased, cast iron, skillet or Dutch oven. Prick with fork and turn when browned.

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