Irish Potato Biscuits Recipe

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Irish Potato Biscuits

Diana Perry

By
@Empebi

This is from my Grandmother's recipes. My only update was the parchment paper on the cookie sheet because I don't like getting stuff off of the pans!


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Serves:
6
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 c
mashed potatoes
2/3 c
milk
4 Tbsp
shortening
2 c
flour
1/2 teas tsp
salt
4 tsp
baking powder

Step-By-Step

1Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
2Add to the freshly mashed, or left over potatoes; heat slowly over medium-low heat, stirring the potatoes and milk to blend; add shortening and stir until blended with the potatoes & milk. Allow to cool to room temperature.
3Mix the flour, salt and baking powder together; Stir into the potato mixture.
4Flour your board, and pat out the dough with floured hands. You can pat into rectangle, and cut out square biscuits, or use a well-floured biscuit cutter.
5Place on parchment paper lined cookie tin, and bake about 12-16 minutes, depending on the oven.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Biscuits
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: Irish
Other Tags: For Kids, Heirloom