baking powder biscuits – Jim

Jim’s recipe makes more than Linda’s

Yield

14

Ingredients

  • 3 cups flour
  • 1 1/2 tbsp baking powder
  • some salt – 1/2 tsp
  • 1 1/2 cups marg or butter
  • milk to moisten

Directions

  1. Mix flour, baking powder, salt. Cut in marg or butter. Add milk to moisten . Kneed,fold till you are happy. Cut with glass or biscuit cutters. Bake

Baking Powder – Sausage, onion, cheese

Use either Jim or Linda’s biscuit recipe.

Ingredients

Increases each recipe by half the amount – maybe

  • 1 lb bulk sausage – we like Jimmy Dean but others are also good.
  • i small to medium onion
  • 1 cup shredded cheese

Directions

  1. fry sausage and onions till sausage is cooked and onions are wilted. Drain
  2. Mix dry ingredients of biscuits, (2 cups flour, 3 tsp baking powder, 1/2 tsp salt, 1/2 cup marg)
  3. Add sausage, onion and grated cheese.
  4. Mix
  5. Add milk, Kneed,
  6. bake in 400 degree oven for app. 15-20 minutes until golden

2 hour rolls

Yield

2-3 dozen

Ingredients

  • 2 tbsp sugar
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 4 cups flour – scant

Directions

  1. Melt ½ cup shortening in ¼ cup scalded milk
  2. 1 egg beaten
  3. Add milk, shortening, egg and yeast mixture to flour, sugar, salt.
  4. Mix thoroughly. Knead a little then let rise 1 hour and form into rolls. Rise 1 hour more and bake in hot oven
  5. 450 degree for 10 to 12 minutes