Easy Homemade Biscuits Recipes

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Biscuits are great for breakfast or mid-morning snacks. Learn how to make flaky and delicious biscuits at home using interesting easy-to –follow homemade biscuit recipes.

How to make Biscuits at home

Yield:  12 servings

What you need:

  • 2 cups sifted flour
  • ½ teaspoon table salt
  • 11/2 tablespoons baking powder
  • 1-2 cups milk
  • 6-8 teaspoons shortening


Total time: 20 minutes

Prep: 5 minutes

Cook time: 15 minutes

  1. Sift the flour with salt. Add in shortening till mixture has coarse crumbs.
  2. Add milk and knead till the mixture follows fork around bowl.
  3. Press the dough on a floured board lightly. Knead gently and roll to ½ inch thickness.
  4. Cut out biscuits with a biscuit cutter or rim of glass.

Biscuits prep

5. Pre heat oven to 450 degrees and bake for 10 -15 minutes. Cool on wire rack.

Serve the cooled biscuits with your favourite beverage.