Fluffy biscuits

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2 cups all-purpose flour
4 teaspoons baking powder
3 teaspoons sugar
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup shortening
1 egg
2/3 cup milk

Prep. Time → 20 min

Cook Time → 10 min

1. In a small bowl, combine the flour, baking powder, sugar and salt.

2. Cut in shortening until the mixture resembles coarse crumbs.

3. Beat egg with milk; stir into dry ingredients just until moistened.

4. Turn onto a well-floured surface; knead 20 times.

5. Roll to 3/4-in. thickness; cut with a floured 2-1/2-in. biscuit cutter.

6. Place on a lightly greased baking sheet.

7. Bake at 450 degrees F for 8-10 minutes or until golden brown.

8. Serve warm.

side dishes, biscuits, bread, dough March 16, 2012 19:28

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Shel 7 years ago

Tried this last night and it was AWESOME. I didn't have biscuit cutters so I just dropped the dough on a cookie sheet. the biscuits were misshapen but they were absolutely delicious! Totally soft at the center. I recommend starting with the minimum time then closely watching them for each additional minute.

Shel
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