Lucky for you, the best biscuits in the world — the ones featured in Southern Living — only have three ingredients and are so easy to make.

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The magazine describes this as “our all-time favorite, no-fail recipe that will impress new cooks and old pros alike.” So give it a whirl!

You will need:

  • ½ cup butter, cold
  • 2¼ cups self-rising soft-wheat flour
  • 1¼ cups buttermilk

You’ll also need a little extra flour, to coat your pan and your work surface, and about two tablespoons of melted butter for brushing on your finished biscuits.

Get the full recipe here.

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