Plain.Recipes

Sky High Biscuits

Source: www.cookbooks.com/Recipe-Details.aspx?id=805008

Ingredients

  1. 3 c. flour
  2. 4 1/2 tsp. baking powder
  3. 2 Tbsp. sugar
  4. 1/2 tsp. salt
  5. 3/4 c. cream of tartar
  6. 3/4 c. butter
  7. 1 egg, beaten
  8. 1 c. milk

Directions

  1. Combine dry ingredients.
  2. Cut in butter as you would for pie crust.
  3. Add milk and egg quickly and stir briefly.
  4. Knead for a few minutes.
  5. Roll to 1-inch thickness.
  6. Cut into biscuits.
  7. Bake at 450° for 12 to 15 minutes on greased cookie sheets.