Jalapeno and Cheddar Biscuits (not your grandmother's biscuits)

Christine Schnepp


I got creative in the kitchen today and whipped up these awesome homemade biscuits. Please leave your feedback :)

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We like to eat breakfast for dinner sometimes so I made these kickin' little biscuits to go along with the meal. Everyone loved them and they got eaten up fast!

Adjust the heat to your liking. I like my food a bit spicy so next time I will add a little more jalapenos. Also make sure to add additional flour while kneading the dough, 1/2 to 1 cup should do it. The Test Kitchen


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    3 c. flour
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    2 tbsp baking powder
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    1/2 tsp salt
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    6 tsp sugar
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    1 stick butter
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    1 c. buttermilk (or milk)
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    2 eggs
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    1 tbsp jalapeno; chopped (jar)
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    1/2 cup shredded chedder cheese

How to Make Jalapeno and Cheddar Biscuits (not your grandmother's biscuits)


  1. Preheat oven to 450 degrees. Mix flour, sugar, salt and baking powder together in a mixing bowl. Cut stick of butter (cold) into tiny pea size chunks and add to dry ingredients. Mix 1 egg and milk in separate bowl then add into mixing bowl with the rest of the ingredients. Finally add your jalapeno and cheese. Knead dough on a flat surface with flour. Cut out biscuits and place on greased cookie sheet. Beat the other egg and brush on top of your biscuits. Bake 12-15 minutes. Cool and serve.

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About Jalapeno and Cheddar Biscuits (not your grandmother's biscuits)

Course/Dish: Biscuits
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Southern
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Collection: Favorite Breads
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #cheese, #JALAPENO

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