Baking Powder Biscuits

Baking Powder Biscuits Recipe

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Aimee Taylor


I make these cause of my boyfriend who LOVES them. If they go missing I know who to blame


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15 Min
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  • 3 c
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 1 Tbsp
    baking powder
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1 1/4 tsp
  • 1/2 c
  • 1 c
  • 3 Tbsp

How to Make Baking Powder Biscuits


  1. Preheat oven to 450 degrees
  2. In a bowl mix the flour, baking powder and salt. Add the shortening and mix until in little pieces. Add milk a little at a time and mix until it forms a ball
  3. Roll out on floured board to 1/4 inch to 1/2 inch thick. Cut out in desired size and dip in melted shortening. Place biscuits on an ungreased baking sheet
  4. Bake at 450 for 12 to 15 minutes
  5. Variation: For shortcakes add 2 tablespoons for sugar to the dough and roll dough out to 1/2 inch thick

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About Baking Powder Biscuits

Course/Dish: Biscuits
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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