1 tb Salt
1/2 tb Baking Powder
1/4 ts Baking Soda; or less to
2 1/3 c Flour
1 qt Buttermilk; or more as
1/2 lb Butter
Preheat oven to 425. Mix dry ingredients. Add buttermilk until about the
consistency of pancake batter. Beat eggs and add to batter. Batter must be
slightly thinner than pancake batter and beaten very smooth. Melt butter.
Put 1/2 tsp. in each hole of small muffin tins. Heat on surface until
butter is very hot. Spoon 1 tbsp. of batter into each hole and bake for 20
minutes. Turn out and serve immediately with your favorite jam or
Makes 5 dozen biscuits.