This recipe for Granny's Favorite Biscuits, by Mary Ann Little Kelly, is from Kelly Family Favorites,
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2 cups All-Purpose flour 2 Tbsp. (level) double acting baking powder 1 tsp. salt 1/2 tsp. soda 1 cup buttermilk 1/2 cup shortening
Mix dry ingredients and add 1/2 cup shortening and cut into mixture with a pastry blender until it resembles rough meal. Add 1 cup buttermilk and blend with a fork until mixture is combined. Put dough on floured board. Cut out biscuits and place on baking sheet. Bake at 500º until done and golden brown.
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