Chickahominy House Square Biscuits

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Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 15 mins

I've not tried these yet, but they are on my 'try this' list to do soon.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. *Lardis the shortening used for these biscuits.
  2. If using another shortening, increase amount to 5-6 tbs.
  3. Into a large bowl, sift together flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt.
  4. With a knife or pastry blender, cut in lard until mixture is the consistency of cornmeal.
  5. Handling as little as possible, mix in buttermilk.
  6. On a floured board, roll or pat out with hands until 1/2" thick.
  7. Cut into 3" squares.
  8. Arrange in pan and bake in 425F oven until golden brown, about 15 min.
  9. Serve hot from oven.
  10. Makes 12.