Egg Biscuits Recipe

Egg Biscuits
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Preparation Time20 MinCooking Time15 Min
Ready In35 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexHealthyServings6
DishMain Ingredient
Interest Group,


 Flour2 Cup (32 tbs)
 Baking powder4 Teaspoon
 Cream of tartar1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Salt1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Sugar2 Tablespoon
 Shortening1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Milk2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 352 Calories from Fat 169

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 19 g29.4%

Saturated Fat 5.1 g25.3%

Trans Fat 2.2 g

Cholesterol 37.8 mg

Sodium 448 mg18.7%

Total Carbohydrates 39 g13.1%

Dietary Fiber 1.1 g4.5%

Sugars 6.5 g

Protein 6 g12.3%

Vitamin A 1.3% Vitamin C

Calcium 28.5% Iron 13.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1) In a bowl, mix in the flour, salt and the baking powder
2) Using a knife, cut the shortening into the flour
3) Add in the egg and the milk and to bring the dough together
4) On a floured board, turn the dough onto it and knead it well
5) Using a rolling pin, rollout the dough and use a biscuit cutter to cut desired shapes
6) Place the cut biscuits on a greased baking sheet
7) Bake at 450F for 15 minutes

8) Serve warm