Recipe by YungB
These biscuits are easy to do and always come out perfect.
Top Review by Brenda.
My DH also made these for dinner. They were very, very good! He was so proud of himself. The biscuits were light on the inside and lightly crisp on the outside. They got a tiny bit crisp on the bottom, but not burnt. I had a 2 1/2 inch biscuit cutter and we got 10 biscuits out of this recipe. We will definitely make these again. Thanks for sharing. *Made for PAC Spring 2008*
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1 tablespoon baking powder
- 2 teaspoons sugar
- 1⁄2 teaspoon cream of tartar
- 1⁄4 teaspoon baking soda
- 1⁄4 teaspoon salt
- 1⁄2 cup butter, chilled plus 1/2 stick, melted
- 3⁄4 cup buttermilk
Directions See How It's Made
- Preheat oven to 450 degrees.
- Sift together flour, baking powder, sugar, cream of tartar, baking soda and salt into a bowl.
- Cut in the 1 stick of chilled butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Make a well in center of flour mixture; add buttermilk all at once and stir just until dough clings together.
- Gently knead dough about 10-12 times on a floured surface.
- Pat dough out to 1/2 inch think.
- Cut dough with a 2 1/2 inch biscuit cutter or a glass.
- Dredge buiscuits in the 1/2 stick melted butter.
- Bake for 10-12 minutes, until golden.