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Baking Powder Biscuits

My Baking Powder Biscuits are very popular among my friends. You will love these biscuits for its simplicity and also for the variety of cookies you can preparer. Among the Baking Powder Biscuits the Marmalade Biscuits are my favorite! . I often pamper myself with it. Try them
  All purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs), sifted
  Shortening 4 Tablespoon
  Baking powder 4 Teaspoon
  Milk/Water 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon

1. Cheese Biscuits
1/2 c. grated cheese
Add cheese to sifted flour mixture in the basic recipe.
2. Orange Biscuits
Sugar cubes
Orange juice
Dip sugar cubes into orange juice, then press into top of each biscuit.
3. Marmalade Biscuits
Spoon 1 tsp. orange marmalade on top of each biscuit. Bake at 375° F. for 25 to 35 minutes.
4. Streusel
1/4 c. butter or margarine
1/2 c. sugar
1/2 c. flour
Mix above ingredients together until crumbly. Spoon 1 T. over each biscuit before baking.
5. Butterscotch
400°. 10-15 minutes.
Roll 1/4" thick rectangle€”spread on a mixture of 5 T. butter and 2/3 c. brown sugar.
Roll up like jelly roll, cut 3/4" thick€”place in buttered muffin rings.
6. Drop Biscuits
Use basic recipe but add enough liquid to make a stiff drop batter. Drop by small spoonfuls on greased pan. Bake, serve hot.
7. Snowballs 350°.
40 minutes. Yield: 4 servings.
a. Make biscuit dough using half the recipe.
b. Roll to 1/8" thickness and cut into four squares.
c. Pare and core 4 small apples. Fill center with brown sugar.
e. Place apples on dough and sprinkle with cinnamon.
f. Bring corners of dough up around the apple and pinch together at top. Seal edges.
g. Bake on a greased cake pan for 40 minutes. Serve with whipped cream.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1552 Calories from Fat 600

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 68 g104.5%

Saturated Fat 18.5 g92.7%

Trans Fat 7.9 g

Cholesterol 16.9 mg5.6%

Sodium 2622.7 mg109.3%

Total Carbohydrates 205 g68.2%

Dietary Fiber 6.8 g27.2%

Sugars 9.6 g

Protein 31 g62.6%

Vitamin A 3.5% Vitamin C

Calcium 170.3% Iron 77.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Baking Powder Biscuits Recipe