Mike’s Baking Powder Biscuits Recipe

This easy homemade baking powder biscuits recipe makes the most delicious biscuits that are super yummy and easy to make with jist 5 minutes' work!

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2 cups flour
3 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. salt
5 Tbsp. butter or margarine
1 scant cup milk


  1. Mix flour, baking powder and salt in a bowl.
  2. Cut in butter with a fork or pastry blender until it resembles cornmeal.
  3. Add milk, stirring enough to combine ingredients. Do not over stir.
  4. Put dough on a lightly floured surface and gather into a ball. If the dough is sticky add a little flour to help form the ball.
  5. Knead lightly 5-10 times.
  6. Roll out 1/2 inch thick and cut with a biscuit cutter or a glass rim that has been dipped in flour.
  7. Put onto an ungreased cookie sheet and bake at 425° for 15-20 minutes or until golden brown. Makes 10-12 baking powder biscuits.