Southern Raised Biscuits (Angel Biscuits)
Family Tested & Approved
warm water ( 105-115*f)
all purpose flour
buttermilk; luke warm
Stir yeast into warm water til dissoved. Set aside
Combine flour, sugar, salt, baking powder, and baking soda in large bowl.
stir 1/2 c melted butter into buttermilk
pour wet mixture and yeast mixture into dry ingredients; then stir just until combined (NEVER OVER MIX BISCUITS)
knead lightly on floured surface; about 10-12 strokes.
roll or pat to approx 1/4" thick and cut with a 2" cutter
Place half on ungreased cookie sheet 1" apart
brush with remaining 2 Tbsp.melted butter, top with other half of biscuts.
Cover and let rise 1 1/2 to 2 hrs
Bake 375* for approx 15 min. or until done
Last Updated: Wed, Apr 6, 2011