10 Ways to Dress Up Your Homemade Biscuits
As much as we love a plain ol' buttermilk biscuit, there's nothing wrong with shaking things up every now and then. Give your basic recipe a makeover with one of our best topping or mix-in ideas. From sweet fruits and jams to savory meats and gravies, you'll find delicious inspiration in this collection of our favorite ways to dress up homemade biscuits.
Bacon and Eggs
Start your day in the best and most delicious way possible with a classic bacon, egg, and cheese breakfast biscuit.
Biscuits and gravy, anyone? Make this filling Southern staple in a cast iron skillet for best results.
Sweet jams and jellies balance out savory homemade biscuits perfectly. Skip the store-bought stuff and make freezer jam with your favorite seasonal fruits.
Top your next biscuit with a dollop of homemade whipped cream, which is easy to make with pantry staples. Add fresh fruit if you have it on hand.
Kick your basic homemade biscuit recipe up a notch with mix-ins that add flavor and texture, such as herbs and shredded cheese.
Infuse your own butter with your favorite herbs (like oregano or basil) for a delicious, flavorful, and creamy biscuit topper.
Use your favorite fried chicken recipe to make crave-worthy chicken biscuits. It makes a crowd-pleasing breakfast, lunch, or dinner.
Put your excess summer tomatoes to good use by making a Louisiana-inspired tomato gravy, then pour it over your favorite homemade biscuit recipe.
Ham and Red-eye Gravy
Red-eye gravy, made from the drippings of pan-fried country ham and brewed coffee, adds welcome moisture to ham biscuit sandwiches.
Make It a Meal
You can never have too many biscuit recipes. Find delicious inspiration in our collection of Homemade Biscuit Recipes to Make From Scratch.