Big Dave's Cinnamon Biscuits

David Reeves


Eat these in a hurry! They are so light that they will fly right off of the plate! Serve them warm with honey or your favorite preserves. For a great summer desert, try these as shortcakes with strawberries and more of the fresh whipped cream.

★★★★★ 1 vote
6 - 8
15 Min
10 Min


2 c
white lily or martha white self-rising flour
2 tsp
ground cinnamon
2 Tbsp
1 stick
unsalted butter, frozen
1 c
heavy cream, whipped

How to Make Big Dave's Cinnamon Biscuits


  • 1Combine the first three ingredients in a large mixing bowl.
  • 2Grate the frozen butter (on the small holes of a box grater or on a Microplane grater) into the flour mixture. Lightly mix with a fork.
  • 3Beat the heavy cream with a mixer until soft peaks form. Then fold the whipped cream into the flour mixture.
  • 4Turn out the dough onto a lightly floured surface. Pat with hands or roll to 1/2" thickness. DO NOT WORK THE DOUGH.
  • 5Cut out the biscuits and bake on 450 degrees for about 10 - 12 minutes until golden brown.

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