EASY HOMEMADE BISCUITS

Ellen Bales

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This simple recipe (and photo) comes from scratchthiswithsandy.com
08-10-15


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Serves:

8-10

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

2-1/4 c
all purpose flour
1 Tbsp
baking powder
1 tsp
salt
1 Tbsp
sugar
1/3 c
shortening or butter
1 c
milk
extra flour for the counter

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a large bowl, mix together flour, baking powder, salt and sugar.
2
Cut in the shortening or butter to resemble coarse crumbs. Add half the milk and mix; then add remaining milk and thoroughly mix together.
3
Place on a floured surface and knead gently 15-20 times. Pat out flat and cut out biscuits.
4
Place biscuits on a greased baking sheet. Bake in a preheated 425ยบ oven for 13-15 minutes. Brush tops with butter as they come out of the oven.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Biscuits, Savory Breads
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian