Bacon Maple Biscuits

by Heather on May 27, 2011

Today is one of those days.

One of those days where I didn’t have anything made to share.  Where I rushed around the house this morning and just decided to show you my new favorite breakfast recipe.  Where I have T-minus 10 minutes to shower and get out the door.



So, that being said, let me share with you my breakfast today.  And please forgive the brevity, but I don’t think anyone should have to go without bacon on a Friday.  And you know I love you, so I share :)


  • 2 cups flour
  • 1 Tbsp maple syrup
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 cup 1/2 and 1/2
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted and cooled slightly
  • 1/2 cup crisp crumbled bacon

In a large bowl mix together the dry ingredients.  Add the wet and stir until just combined.  Fold in the bacon.  Dump the mixture out onto a lightly floured surface and knead for about 20-30 seconds.  Pat into a 1/2-3/4 inch thickness and cut (you can use a circle cookie cutter or just use a knife) into 2-inch pieces.  Place on a cookie sheet lined with parchment (or a Silpat) and bake at 350 for 15 minutes.  Serve hot with butter (duh) and more maple syrup.  Heck, serve with more bacon.  It’s Friday.  You deserve it.

Now if you’ll excuse me the shower beckons me to wash off the bacon smell.  Something tells me it’s not so pleasant in the workplace…

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{ 15 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Salah@myhealthiestlifestyle May 27, 2011

these look amazing!!!


2 Jessica @ How Sweet May 27, 2011

you just whipped these up this morning?!?! i am so impressed! my favorite flavors!


3 Amy B @ Second City Randomness May 27, 2011

Another example of how bacon makes everything better. Fantastic.


4 Kate@Diethood May 27, 2011

You made these with so little time that you had this morning?? WOW… impressive! :) The biscuits sound amazing… thank goodness for bacon!


5 Tiff @ Love Sweat and Beers May 27, 2011

That looks so awesome! I’ve never made biscuits, but since I love them, I should probably give it a shot.


6 brandi May 27, 2011

goodness gracious, I need these!


7 Lauren at Kepe It Sweet May 27, 2011

Anything with bacon and maple syrup is a win!


8 Mama Pea May 27, 2011

Beautiful! I know you won’t be hurt if I use tempeh bacon :)


9 Heather May 27, 2011

‘course not! :)


10 DessertForTwo May 27, 2011

Only you could pull this off in a time crunch. You never cease to amaze me :)


11 Cookin' Canuck May 28, 2011

Bacon, maple, biscuit – those words go together so well. Short on time or not, you produced a wonderful biscuit recipe!


12 marla May 28, 2011

I think I could live on these biscuits….really. They sound awesome!


13 Evan May 29, 2011

This recipe looks fantastic! I haven’t seen many biscuit recipes that call for melted butter…I’m more than intrigued. What a killer brunch accompaniment these would be.


14 Jenny @ Fitness Health and Food May 29, 2011

mmm I love the look of these. So soft, doughy, and delicious! :)


15 Janelle June 1, 2011

These just went into the “recipes-I-must-try-SOON” pile. Thanks for the recipe!


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