This recipe comes from Paul Richards' Pastry Book, all the way back from 1907.
Langue de Chat Biscuit - Cats' TonguesExample of a lady finger mold below:
Beat up the egg whites; cream butter and sugar, and mix in the whites; add flavor and flour. Dress on greased and dusted pans like Lady Fingers; bake in a good heat and take off the pans while warm.
- 1/2 pound sugar
- 1/2 pound flour
- 1/2 pound butter
- 6 egg whites
- Vanilla Flavor