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Blueberry Buttermilk Biscuits - Butter with A Side of Bread
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BLUEBERRY BUTTERMILK BISCUITS

Blueberry Buttermilk Biscuits are soft and buttery and will melt in your mouth! One of my favorite biscuit recipes ever and perfect for any time of the day.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time25 mins
Servings: 10 -12
Author: Butter With A Side of Bread

Ingredients

  • 1 egg
  • 3/4 cup buttermilk
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 3/4 cup flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 2 TBSP sugar
  • 6 TBSP butter softened
  • 3/4 cup fresh blueberries

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 425 degrees F. If using a 10" cast iron skillet, place on stove burner and set to a low temp to begin heating the pan up. (If you're using a 9x13 pan, spray with non-stick spray and set aside.)
  • Beat egg in a medium sized mixing bowl. Stir in buttermilk and vanilla. Add flour to buttermilk mixture about 1/3 of the total amount at a time, stirring until combined between each addition.
  • Combine baking powder, baking soda, salt & sugar. Pour onto dough. Slice 4 TBSP butter into several small cubes. Mix with a fork until everything is incorporated.
  • Add in blueberries and stir to combine. Place remaining 2 TBSP butter in whatever pan you're cooking the biscuits in. (I love using my 10" cast iron skillet. If you'd like, you can also use a 10" springform cake pan or even a 9x13 pan.) You want to place biscuits in a hot pan where you've melted the 2 TBSP butter, so if you're using cast iron, you can pre-heat the pan on the stovetop. All other pans need to be placed in the oven with the butter, then remove once butter is melted.
  • Scoop out about 3 TBSP worth of dough. And arrange in the melted butter around the pan.
  • Bake at 425 degrees F for 15-18 minutes.
  • Serve warm, topped with a simple glaze if desired.
  • Simple glaze: Whisk together 1/2 cup powdered sugar + 2 TBSP melted butter + 1 TBSP milk. Drizzle on top of warm biscuits.