This Bisquick Made From Scratch Homemade Frugal Food Store Recipe was designed to show the homesteading readers how easy it can be for anyone to make a batch in their own kitchen therefore saving them tons on money over the years by making their own.
Bisquick is one of the most unique and versatile of all commercially sold baking mix on the market. There are so many different types of baked items that can be made from this mix. All you need to do is measure the amount of the mix according to the recipe and add water, mix with a spoon or mixer and it is ready to go.
This mixture is a frugal way to stretch a meal or dessert. For example, if you have beef stew leftovers and a few couple cups of fresh picked blueberries ….. just put leftover beef stew in casserole dish and cover with bisquick dumplings and bake. Blueberry cobbler or even pancakes are a treat.
In own household, thin blueberry pancakes are topped with a sweet cream cheese spread then rolled up. Delicious !
Homemade Bisquick Recipe ~
5 Cups Flour
2 Teaspoon Salt
3 Tablespoon Baking Powder
1 Cup butter flavored shortening
Here is a great recipe “Bisquick Sausage Balls” of bite-size, Southern-style snack. Pop one in your mouth and you’ll see why they’re so popular. This version from The Wicked Noodle has just four ingredients, and is the perfect dish to serve at parties and potlucks.
1 pound ground Italian sausage
8 ounces cream cheese, softened
2 cups Bisquick baking mix
1 ½ cups shredded sharp cheddar cheese
* Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Place sausage and cream cheese in the bowl of a stand mixer. Mix just until combined. Add the Bisquick, and beat on low until combined. Add the cheddar cheese, and mix on low until just combined.
Line a baking sheet with parchment paper or aluminum foil. Using a cookie or meatball scoop, spoon up some of the meat mixture. Shape into a round ball, and place on the prepared baking sheet. Repeat until you’ve used up all the of meat. Transfer tray of sausage balls to the refrigerator, and let chill for at least 15 minutes. (If chilling overnight, be sure to cover the pan.)
Bake the Bisquick sausage balls in the oven for 30 minutes, until lightly browned and cooked through. Transfer cooked balls to a serving plate, spear each with a toothpick, and serve with mustard or another dipping sauce.
* Back To School Baked Blueberry Pancakes (Taste Of Home)
Just prepare and bake the pancakes the night before, then microwave for a few seconds to warm in the morning.
2 cups homemade pancake mix
1 ½ cups fat-free milk
1 tablespoon canola oil
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1 cup fresh or thawed frozen blueberries
Butter and maple syrup
* Directions: Preheat oven to 400 degrees Fahrenheit.
In a large bowl, combine the pancake mix, milk, egg, oil, and cinnamon just until blended (batter will be lumpy). Fold in blueberries.
Spread into a greased 15-by-10-by-1-inch baking pan. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes or until golden brown. Serve with butter and syrup.
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