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Drop Biscuits (from Better Baking Mix)

Drop Biscuits (from Better Baking Mix)

33 Ratings
33 Ratings
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Makes: 10 Biscuits
Total Cost: $$$$

Using our Better Baking Mix and getting rid of the rolling and cutting steps means you can enjoy the goodness of homemade biscuits even when you're short on time. See the notes section for fun ways to vary this recipe.

Ingredients

  • 2 Servings Better Baking Mix
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 1/4 cup water

Directions

1. Preheat oven to 400°F. Lightly grease baking sheet.
2. Add oil and water to the dry mix. Stir just until all ingredients are wet.
3. Drop spoonfuls 4 inches apart on baking sheet.
4. Bake 10-12 minutes until lightly browned.
 

Notes

Herb biscuits - Add to dry ingredients: 1 teaspoon Italian herb mix.
Cheese biscuits - Add to dry ingredients: 1/3 cup grated sharp cheese.
Fruit scones - Add to the dry ingredients: 1/4 cup sugar, 1/2 cup raisins or dried cranberries, 1 teaspoon cinnamon, or the grated rind of an orange or lemon. Reduce water to 2/3 cup.

Source:

Washington State University Extension.

Nutrition Information

Serving Size: 1 biscuit, 1/10 of recipe
Nutrients Amount
Total Calories 123
Total Fat 6 g
Saturated Fat 1 g
Cholesterol 0 mg
Sodium 108 mg
Carbohydrates 14 g
Dietary Fiber 1 g
Total Sugars 1 g
Added Sugars included 0 g
Protein 3 g
Vitamin D 0 mcg
Calcium 54 mg
Iron 1 mg
Potassium 73
N/A - data is not available
Nutrients Amount
Total Calories 123
Total Fat 6 g
Saturated Fat 1 g
Monounsaturated Fat 2 g
Polyunsaturated Fat 3 g
Linoleic Acid 2 g
α-Linolenic Acid 0.3 g
Omega 3 - EPA 0 mg
Omega 3 - DHA 0 mg
Cholesterol 0 mg
Carbohydrates 14 g
Dietary Fiber 1 g
Total Sugars 1 g
Added Sugars included 0 g
Protein 3 g
Minerals
Calcium 54 mg
Potassium 73
Sodium 108 mg
Copper 46 mcg
Iron 1 mg
Magnesium 15 mg
Phosphorus 70
Selenium 6
Zinc 1 mg
Vitamins
Vitamin A 14 mcg RAE
Vitamin B6 0 mg
Vitamin B12 0.1 mcg
Vitamin C 0 mg
Vitamin D 0 mcg
Vitamin E 1 mg
Vitamin K 6 mcg
Folate 36 mcg DFE
Thiamin 0.1 mg
Riboflavin 0.1 mg
Niacin 1 mg
Choline 7 mg
Note: only nutrients that are available will show on this display

MyPlate Food Groups

Grains 1 ounces

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