Sausage Biscuits

Preparation info
  • Makes arout


    • Difficulty


Appears in
Hoppin' John's Charleston, Beaufort & Savannah: Dining at Home in the Lowcountry

By John Martin Taylor

Published 1997

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These cheesy crackers are favored treats at southern parties. They’re easy to make and will keep for a week in airtight containers.


  • ½ pound bulk (country) sausage, preferably hot (spicy)
  • 6 tablespoons (¾ stick) un


Fry the sausage in a skillet over medium-high heat until it is rendered of fat. Drain and allow to cool.

Cream the butter and cheese together, then sift the flour and salt together over the cheese mixture, stirring well to combine. Crumble the sausage and mix it into the dough with your hands. Chill for about 30 minutes.

Preheat the oven to