Cathy Estes Recipe

Church's Honey Biscuit

By Cathy Estes cathyinbama


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12
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Cathy's Story

"I have been looking for a good biscuit recipe for a long time, and I came across this recipe.

Ingredients

2 c
flour
4 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt
2 tsp
sugar
1 tsp
cream of tarter
1/2 c
vegetable shortening
2/3 c
whole milk
1/4 c
butter (melted)
1/3 c
honey

Directions Step-By-Step

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1.Preheat oven to 450°F.
2.Mix flour, baking powder, salt, sugar, and cream of tartar in a medium bowl.
3.Work the shortening into the flour mixture by crumbling with your hands until the mixture feels like cornmeal.
4.Pour milk into flour mixture and mix well.
5.On a slightly floured surface, knead the dough about 12-15 times.
6.Make dough into balls (about 2 inches) and place on baking sheet.
7.Brush Dough balls with some of the melted butter.
8.Bake 10-12 minutes or until golden.
9.Meanwhile Bring the remainder of the butter, and all of the honey to a boil in a sauce pan, then set the honey butter aside.
10.When biscuits are done remove from the oven and immediately brush each biscuit with honey butter.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Biscuits, Sweet Breads
Hashtag: #biscuit


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5 Comments

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Cathy Estes cathyinbama
Jan 21, 2012
oops so sorry yes its powder...
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Julie Donaghey Juldon
Jan 20, 2012
I am thinking the recipe should say baking powder as well. If if were baking soda, they would be quite salty.
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Karen Schurr CaliforniaSure
Jan 20, 2012
Super Yummy! Can't wait to try them.
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Vicki Moses vicki1
Jan 20, 2012
Question, In the ingred. list it states baking soda but in the directions it states baking powder. I'm thinking it's baking powder but jest wondering ?
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