The base recipe for a number of variations.
From the box of C.N. sold in De Soto, Kansas.
Baking Powder Biscuits
2 c. flour
2 Tbsp. fat
4 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. salt
3/4 c. milk
- Mix and sift flour, baking powder and salt.
- Cut or work in the fat.
- Add milk gradually to make a soft dough.
- Transfer to a floured board.
- Pat or roll out to one inch thickness.
- Cut with a biscuit cutter.
- Place close together on a greased pan.
- Bake in a hot oven 10 to 15 minutes.