Cloud Biscuits

Cloud Biscuits

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Charlene Stewart

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This recipe has been a household favorite for years. The biscuits come out light and fluffy, and are easy to make. They are excellent for breakfast sandwiches,with butter and jam, or even just to use for biscuits and gravy!

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Serves:
makes 9-12 biscuits
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
14 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    sifted all-purpose flour
  • 1 Tbsp
    sugar
  • 4 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 c
    shortening (personal preference is butter flavored, but regular is fine)
  • 1
    egg, beaten
  • 2/3 c
    milk

How to Make Cloud Biscuits

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 450 degrees

    In a small bowl or measuring cup, beat egg and add milk. Set aside.
  2. Mix dry ingredients in a bowl; cut in shortening until crumbly. Add egg and milk; stir in all at once just until mixture leaves sides of bowl.
  3. Turn onto floured surface and knead 20 times. Roll out to 3/4 inch thickness. Using floured biscuit cutter or glass, cut dough into rounds. Bake at 450 degrees for 10-14 minutes on ungreased cookie sheet.

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About Cloud Biscuits

Course/Dish: Biscuits
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American



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