Okay, there isn’t much that can beat a simple, perfectly-made buttermilk biscuit. I could eat them for days! But as good as a pure, unadulterated biscuit is, it is also a wonderful blank canvas for some creativity!
These 15 creative biscuit recipes mix things up, both by adding fun foods to the mix and by experimenting with the base ingredients for the biscuit. These biscuits are just as irresistible as their Plain Jane counterparts!
Not Your Grandmother’s Biscuits! 1 of 16
These 15 biscuit recipes all incorporate a fun twist!
Maple-Cardamom Sweet Potato Biscuits 2 of 16
These cardamom-infused biscuits boast a unique flavor and a higher sweet potato content than most sweet potato biscuits.
Lemon Cream Biscuits 3 of 16
These biscuits break into the world of lemon with a delicious result.
Peach Vanilla Biscuits 4 of 16
I had never thought of putting peaches in biscuits, but now that I know this recipe exists, I can't stop thinking about it!
Pumpkin Biscuits with Pecan-Honey Butter 5 of 16
Mmmmm, pumpkin biscuits, slathered in a nut-flavored honey butter sounds like heaven!
Vegan Sweet Potato Biscuits 6 of 16
Even the vegan among us can enjoy a wonderful sweet potato biscuit, too!
Apple Butter Cheddar Dill Biscuits 7 of 16
I think this one wins award for Most Creative Biscuit, with a unique combination of flavors!
Whole Wheat & Olive Oil Berry Biscuits 8 of 16
I love how Julie gets creative with the flour and fat in these biscuits, giving them a healthy twist but with perfect biscuit results.
Vegan Spelt Biscuits 9 of 16
This recipe also gets creative with the base ingredients so that vegans can enjoy a buttery, flaky biscuit, too.
Biscuits, Sausage and Gravy Casserole 10 of 16
Biscuits and gravy is pretty classic, but throwing them together into a casserole is super creative and a great way to feed a crowd.
Bacon Cheddar Biscuits 11 of 16
You don't need to eat biscuits with your bacon for breakfast just throw it all together!
Gluten-Free Millet Biscuits 12 of 16
This creative recipe finds a way to make a delicious gluten-free biscuit.
Cheddar Apple Biscuits 13 of 16
Cheddar and apple go great together, so why not put them in a biscuit?
Smoked Cheddar and Cornmeal Biscuits 14 of 16
These biscuits have some fun with cornmeal as well as smoked cheddar, adding depth of flavor.
Spicy Cheese Biscuits 15 of 16
These biscuits feature a few delicious cheeses and have a spicy kick!
Chicken Pot Pie with a Cheesy Biscuit Top 16 of 16
This is a fun and creative way to use biscuits as a topping for chicken pot pie rather than traditional pie crust. Yum!