Walnut Parmesan Biscuits

by - September 28, 2013


Walnut Parmesan Biscuits

Preparation time: 10 minutes
Baking time: 20 minutes
Yield: 12 Biscuits
Adapted from here 


1 cup chopped walnuts 
1 1/3 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 cup whole wheat flour
2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
2 teaspoons granulated sugar
2 teaspoons dried basil, crushed
1/4 cup (1/2 stick) cold butter, cut into small pieces
1/2 cup shredded Parmesan cheese or any cheese
2 tablespoons sun dried tomatoes, chopped
3/4 cup low-fat cottage cheese
2/3 cup low-fat  milk
1/4 tsp salt ( if you are not using parmesan cheese)
1/2 tsp or more chill flakes (optional)

Walnut Parmesan Biscuits

1. Preheat oven to 400 degree F. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper or coat with cooking spray.
2. Chop ½ cup of the walnuts very fine, about the size of rice grains.
3. In a large bowl combine finely chopped walnuts, both the flours, baking powder, sugar and basil.
4. Cut in butter using a pastry blender or two knives, until mixture resembles coarse meal.
5. Stir in Parmesan, sun dried tomatoes and remaining ½ cup walnuts.

Walnut Parmesan Biscuits

6. Make a well in center of dry mixture; add cottage cheese and milk to well. Stir with a fork just until dough   combine together.
5. Scoop twelve mounds of dough, about ½ cup each, onto prepared pan. Bake 18-20 minutes until brown  on bottom and tops are golden. Serve warm with any soup are scrambled eggs.

Walnut Parmesan Biscuits

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  1. Walnut biscuit looks simply mouthwatering. Excellent preparation.

  2. The Walnut Parmesan Biscuits are tempting me. Love the pics.

  3. looking very tempting n delicious....Excellent pictures as well.

  4. Very interesting biscuits, i can have this biscuits for my breakfast simple with some cream cheese.

  5. wow so elegant and beautiful!! love them!!


  6. Very colorful and spicy biscuits!

  7. great biscuits...admire your baking skills!

  8. Love the addition of walnuts.. looking good.

  9. wow - what a flavorful biscuit...yum!!!


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