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Ramp Week: Ramp Gravy

Cream gravy, made with a blond roux, onions, cream, and plenty of black pepper is a natural partner for buttery mashed potatoes, chicken-fried steak, or yes, biscuits. After all, what goes better with fatty starch than a bit of starchy fat? More

British Bites: Buttery Rowies

Buttery rowies are native to Aberdeen, and are typically made with lard and served with butter and jam. This is a version of the crisp, layered rolls that uses salted butter to achieve the fatty layers and adds a tablespoon of brown sugar to the last layer of butter. Adding a thin layer of brown sugar gives the rolls a bit of sweetness that complements the salty butter perfectly. More

Buttery Rowies

Buttery rowies are native to Aberdeen, and are typically made with lard and served with butter and jam. This is a version of the crisp, layered rolls that uses salted butter to achieve the fatty layers and adds a tablespoon of brown sugar to the last layer of butter. Adding a thin layer of brown sugar gives the rolls a bit of sweetness that complements the salty butter perfectly. More

Wake and Bake: Sweet Potato Biscuits With Jalapeño Butter

I think I was a bird in my past life. Evidence: I hover around people eating nuts/seeds/pretzels and hope they drop some for my benefit. My bony toes have scratched people who get too close. And every winter, I get the urge to go south. Whether or not you too are day-dreaming about warmer climes, nothing beats a basket of fresh-from-the-oven biscuits. Especially when they're made extra special with the addition of sweet potato and a pat of spicy jalapeño butter. More

We Taste All The Pillsbury Poppin' Fresh Biscuit Flavors

We didn't eat many Pillsbury poppin' fresh biscuits as a kid, but we sure as heck ate a lot of poppin' fresh breadsticks and poppin' fresh cinnamon rolls. Little did I know when I decided to do a canned, ready-to-bake biscuit taste test there were not the two or three flavors of Pillsbury biscuits I was expecting, but a WHOPPING THIRTEEN WHOLE FLAVORS. Holy cow, that's a lot of biscuits! Well, we popped, baked, and tasted our way through nearly every one of them. Here's what we found. More

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