Great Baking Powder Biscuits

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Recipe by Bella

This is a super easy great recipe! It has received the kiss of approval from my friends and family! I got this recipe in home ec class and I absolutely love it!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 425°F.
  2. Combine the dry ingredients in a large bowl (baking powder, flour, salt, sugar).
  3. Cut the shortening into the dry ingredients using a pastry cutter or fork. the shortening should be the consistency of small peas.
  4. Add the milk a little bit at a time. Stir gently till mixture is moist.
  5. Add grated cheese.
  6. Knead the dough gently 5-6 times.
  7. Roll out the dough into a aprox. 16 cm circle.
  8. Cut the dough with a floured biscuit cutter or glass.
  9. Place the biscuits on an ungreased cookie sheet.
  10. Bake for 8-10 minutes.
  11. Remove biscuits onto cooling rack right away.

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