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Effortless Summer Side Dishes // Buttermilk Biscuits

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Buttermilk Biscuits

Not to be confused with British biscuits, the biscuits of North America are leavened and used as a savory side as opposed to a sweet dessert.

Biscuits are popular in many fast food chains, but you probably didn’t know that they’re incredibly easy to make at home and take no longer than a half hour. This recipe is inspired from Live Well Bake Often.

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Effortless Summer Side Dishes // Buttermilk Biscuits [Recipe]

With summer approaching, this is a great time of year for family gatherings and cookouts. If it’s hard to decide what to cook, then try these side dishes.
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Prep time 🕐 Cook time 🕐 Total time 🕐
33 mins
Category ☶ Cuisine ♨ Serves ☺
Breakfast British 8
Nutrition Info ⊛ Serving size ⊚
88 calories 1 serving

INGREDIENTS

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Ingredients //
  • 2 cups flour
  • Buttermilk (¾ cups milk plus 2tbs vinegar – this works with milk alternatives as well!)
  • 6 tbsp butter, cold
  • ¼ tbsp baking soda
  • 1 tbsp baking powder
  • 2 tsp sugar
  • Salt

INSTRUCTIONS:

Instructions //
  1. If you’re making the buttermilk from scratch, combine the milk and vinegar in a measuring cup and let chill in the refrigerator.
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  2. Preheat the oven to 450 and line a baking sheet. In a large bowl, whisk together the dry ingredients.
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  3. You can cube butter and cut it in, but we’ve found a simpler way to incorporate the frustrating ingredient // grate it. As long as the butter is cold, you can easily grate it using a cheese grater. Add the butter into the flour and use your hands to mix the two, crumbling the flour and butter between your hands until it reaches a fine, pea-sized consistency.
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  4. Pour almost all of the buttermilk into the mixture (leave at least a few tablespoons) and beat it on low until everything is incorporated but not over-mixed. Turn the dough onto a floured surface and carefully fold it over repeatedly a few times.
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  5. Making sure the surface is floured just enough that the dough won’t stick, flatten it by hand or with a roller to about ½ inch thickness. Cut out circles using a cookie cutter or by cutting with a knife around an upturned glass to guide you.
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  6. After you place the biscuits on the baking sheet, brush the tops of each one lightly with the remaining buttermilk. If you’d like to add a bit of sweetness, drizzle honey on top.
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  7. Bake at 450 for about 15-18 minutes, until golden brown on top.
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