Buttermilk Biscuts (Soul Food Style) - 2 cups self-rising flour (the key to great biscuits is the flour. If at all possible, chose a soft winter wheat flour like White Lily or Martha White), 1/4 cup All-Vegetable Shortening or Lard,1 cup buttermilk or you can use whole milk, flour for kneading, melted butter for brushing on top of the biscuits -- See Link for Instructions
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