Baking Powder Biscuits

PREP TIME

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minutes

TOTAL TIME

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minutes

SERVINGS

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servings

PREP TIME

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minutes

TOTAL TIME

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minutes

SERVINGS

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servings

Ingredients

  • 2

    * 2 cups all-purpose flour

  • 2 1/2

    * 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder

  • 3/4

    * 3/4 teaspoon salt

  • 5

    * 5 tablespoons shortening

  • 3/4

    * 3/4 cup milk

Directions

1. Preheat oven to 450 degrees F (230 degrees C). 2. In a bowl mix the flour, baking powder and salt. Add the shortening and mix until in little pieces. Add milk a little at a time and mix until it forms a ball. 3. Roll out on floured board to 1/4 inch to 1/2 inch thick. Cut out in desired size and dip in melted shortening. Place biscuits on an ungreased baking sheet. 4. Bake at 450 degrees F (230 degrees C) for 12 to 15 minutes. 5. Variation: For shortcakes add 2 tablespoons for sugar to the dough and roll dough out to 1/2 inch thick.

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