Garlic Potato Biscuits
We grow our own potatoes and garlic, so these delectable biscuits are on our table often. I make biscuits a lot because they're quicker and easier than rolls.
15 ServingsPrep: 25 min. Bake: 10 min.
- 1 large potato (1/2 pound), peeled and diced
- 3 to 4 garlic cloves, peeled
- 1/3 cup butter, softened
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 3 teaspoons baking powder
- 1/3 cup milk
- Place potato and garlic in a saucepan; cover with water. Bring to a
- boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer until tender. Drain. Add butter,
- salt and pepper to potato and garlic; mash. In a large bowl, combine
- flour and baking powder; stir in potato mixture until mixture
- resembles coarse crumbs. Add milk and stir well.
- Turn dough onto a lightly floured surface. Roll out to 1/2-in.
- thickness. Cut with a floured 2-in. biscuit cutter. Place 1 in.
- apart on an ungreased baking sheet. Bake at 450° for 10-12
- minutes or until golden brown. Serve warm. Yield: 15 biscuits.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 each) equals 120 calories, 4 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 12 mg cholesterol, 283 mg sodium, 18 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 2 g protein.