These cheesy, moist and buttery biscuits with a hint of thyme make a perfect accompaniment to a hearty beef stew or pot roast.
- 2 cups flour
- 1 tablespoon baking powder
- 1⁄4 teaspoon baking soda
- 1⁄2 teaspoon salt
- 1⁄2 teaspoon thyme, dried (or 1 tsp. fresh)
- 2 garlic cloves, minced
- 1⁄3 cup butter, salted, cut into small cubes
- 1⁄2 cup sharp cheddar cheese, shredded (or any other aged cheese like Parmesan, Romano, etc.)
- 1 cup milk
- Preheat oven to 425°F.
- In a medium mixing bowl, stir together flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt and thyme.
- Using a pastry blender, cut in butter until mixture resembles course crumbs.
- Then stir in shredded cheese and garlic, making sure to evenly distribute throughout the mixture.
- Make a well in the center of the dry mixture and add milk all at once. Using a fork, stir just until moistened.
- Onto a greased baking sheet, spoon dough by heaping tablespoons to make 12-14 biscuits.
- Bake for 10-12 minutes or until golden. Serve hot with butter.