Church's Honey Biscuit

Cathy Estes


"I have been looking for a good biscuit recipe for a long time, and I came across this recipe.


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20 Min
30 Min


  • 2 c
  • 4 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 2 tsp
  • 1 tsp
    cream of tarter
  • 1/2 c
    vegetable shortening
  • 2/3 c
    whole milk
  • 1/4 c
    butter (melted)
  • 1/3 c

How to Make Church's Honey Biscuit


  1. 1.Preheat oven to 450°F.
    2.Mix flour, baking powder, salt, sugar, and cream of tartar in a medium bowl.
    3.Work the shortening into the flour mixture by crumbling with your hands until the mixture feels like cornmeal.
    4.Pour milk into flour mixture and mix well.
    5.On a slightly floured surface, knead the dough about 12-15 times.
    6.Make dough into balls (about 2 inches) and place on baking sheet.
    7.Brush Dough balls with some of the melted butter.
    8.Bake 10-12 minutes or until golden.
    9.Meanwhile Bring the remainder of the butter, and all of the honey to a boil in a sauce pan, then set the honey butter aside.
    10.When biscuits are done remove from the oven and immediately brush each biscuit with honey butter.

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About Church's Honey Biscuit

Course/Dish: Biscuits Sweet Breads
Hashtag: #biscuit

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