Annie Mae Jones' Sweet Potato Biscuits Recipe

Step 1

Preheat oven to 400'F.

Step 2

Sift flour, baking powder, and salt into mixing bowl. Cut in shortening. Add potatoes and mix thoroughly, then add enough milk to make a soft dough. Turn out onto a lightly floured board and roll out to about 1/2" in thickness. Cut into squares.

Step 3

Place squares not touching on ungreased baking sheet bake in preheated oven for 12-15 mimutes.

Step 4

Serve warm, split, and spread with room-temperature butter.

Things You'll Need

  • 1c Flour,all-purpose
  • 3ts Baking powder
  • 1ts Salt
  • 2tb Shortening
  • 1c Sweet potatoes,mashed
  • 1/2c Milk

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