Butterball Biscuits

Total Time
15 mins
20 mins

Another recipe from "Home Cooking" magazine. It's the double dose of butter that makes these old-fashioned biscuits tender and flaky inside, crisp and golden outside.

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  1. Preheat oven to 450°.
  2. Melt 1/2 cup butter, put 1 tsp into each of 12 (2 1/2-inch) muffin pan cups; reserve remainder.
  3. Sift flour, baking powder and salt into mixing bowl. Add 1/2 cup soft butter; cut in with pastry blender until mixture resembles cornmeal. Stir in milk with fork.
  4. Fill each prepared muffin cup nearly to the top with dough. Bake 10 minutes. Spoon 1 teaspoon melted butter over each biscuit. Bake 10 minutes longer.