Never Fail Biscuits

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These biscuits are a never fail recipe, they’re easy to make and everyone enjoys them.


  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 4 teaspoons baking powder
  • ½ teaspoon cream of tartar
  • 2 teaspoons white sugar
  • ½ cup butter, chilled and diced
  • ¾ cup milk


Preheat oven to 450 degrees F (230 degrees C).

In a large bowl, sift together dry ingredients. Cut in butter until mixture resembles coarse oatmeal. Make a well in the center of the dry mixture and pour in the milk. Stir until dough begins to pull together then turn out onto a lightly floured surface.

Press dough together and then roll out until 3/4 inch thick. Cut into 2 inch round biscuits and place on an ungreased baking sheet.

Bake in preheated oven for 10 minutes, or until golden.

Prep time: 10 mins / Cooking time: 10 mins / Total time: 20 mins

Serving: 4 / Yield: 1 dozen

Calories: 464.7

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