Carbquik Cheddar Cheese Biscuits-diabetic Friendly Recipe

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Carbquik Cheddar Cheese Biscuits-Diabetic Friendly

Wayne Jeseritz

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Had these biscuits for the first time tonight. My wife is the fussy one - and she liked them. She said they were light and fluffy. The nutrition is based on 14 biscuits. The recipe calls for 10.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
10 - I made 14
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

2 c
carbquik
4 Tbsp
icbinb light (stick)
1/2 c
shredded cheddar cheese - used mozzarella-use what you want
1 pinch
garlic powder
1 pinch
salt - used morton lite salt
1/4 c
heavy cream - used reduced fat half & half
1/4 c
water

Step-By-Step

1Cut the cold butter into the carbquik with either a pastry cutter or two knives, until the mixture resemble coarse meal. Add the shredded cheese, a pinch of salt, garlic powder and blend well.
2Mix the heavy cream with water to equal 1/2 cup of liquid, pour into dry mix. Mix until dough forms and comes together, but do not overwork the dough. If to dry add a little more cream, but just a little at a time.
3Drop the dough onto a lightly greased Cookie sheet approximately 1 ounce size portions.
4Bake in hot oven at 450 degrees for 8-10 minutes until biscuits are golden brown. Biscuits are tender when hot, let cool slightly before serving.
5Calories: 62
Saturated Fat: 1.4g
Cholesterol: 4mg
Sodium: 138mg
Carbs: 6.3g
Fiber: 5.3g
Net Carbs: 1g
Protein: 3.4g

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Biscuits
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Diabetic, Low Fat, Low Carb
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy