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Prepare these freezer-friendly biscuits any time, then pull them out and bake as needed. Perfect for Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens

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prep:
30 mins
total:
30 mins
Yield:
12 biscuits
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a skillet cook bacon and onion until bacon is slightly crisp and onion is tender. Drain off and discard fat.

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  • In a bowl stir together flour, baking powder, sugar, salt, and cream of tartar. Using a pastry blender, cut in butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Make a well in center of flour mixture. Combine milk and bacon mixture; add all at once to flour mixture. Using a fork, stir just until moistened.

  • Turn dough out onto a lightly floured surface. Knead dough by folding and gently pressing dough for four to six strokes or just until dough holds together. Pat or lightly roll dough to 3/4-inch thickness. Cut dough with a floured 2-1/2-inch biscuit cutter, rerolling dough scraps as necessary. Place unbaked biscuits on baking sheet; freeze 1 hour. Transfer to a plastic freezer bag. Seal, label, and freeze up to 1 month. Makes 12 biscuits.

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  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Place frozen biscuits 1 inch apart on ungreased baking sheet. Bake 25 minutes or until golden.

Nutrition Facts

294 calories; fat 18g; cholesterol 41mg; saturated fat 10g; carbohydrates 27g; mono fat 6g; poly fat 1g; insoluble fiber 1g; sugars 3g; protein 6g; vitamin a 388.7IU; vitamin c 0.6mg; thiamin 0.3mg; riboflavin 0.2mg; niacin equivalents 2.4mg; vitamin b6 0.1mg; folate 60.5mcg; vitamin b12 0.2mcg; sodium 354mg; potassium 144mg; calcium 60.6mg; iron 1.6mg.
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