May 17, 2021| By

Honey Buttermilk Biscuits with Roasted Strawberries

Prep Time: 15 mins
Cook Time: 20 mins
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These Honey Buttermilk Biscuits with Roasted Strawberries are truly a treat. They're flaky, buttery, and slightly sweetened with honey then topped with perfectly caramelized roasted strawberries. Enjoy these biscuit fresh out of the oven and your tastebuds will thank you forever. Added bonus? This recipe is super easy to make!

If you love biscuits, you have to try my classic buttery homemade biscuits!

Honey Buttermilk Biscuits on a plate with strawberries and biscuits surrounding the plate

I'm here to spruce up your week with these Honey Buttermilk Biscuits! I've been wanting to make this recipe for quite sometime. After my visit to a soul food restaurant with some friends over the weekend, I have been riding the soul food train. I'm talking craving all things soul food - mac n'cheese, candied yams, fried chicken - the whole nine. Not to mention, these pregnancy cravings have been all over the place.

One of my cravings recently has been biscuits. Specifically buttery flaky biscuits like my Maple Biscuits or Bacon Cheddar and Thyme Biscuits, except this time, I wanted a sweet version. Also, if you haven't noticed, strawberries are in season and have been SO sweet lately. So, I figured, why not combine the two? In doing so, I made this Honey Buttermilk Biscuits with Roasted Strawberries.

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Honey Buttermilk Biscuits on a plate

what do you serve with honey butter biscuits?

Well firstly, of course butter! You can also serve these with fresh mascarpone or cream cheese and then add the roasted strawberries. As far as drinks, I would recommend coffee or herbal tea. You can also serve with champagne, too! These honey buttermilk biscuits with roasted strawberries are ideal for brunch or a tea party (yes, a tea party!).

If you decide to serve with something other than roasted strawberries, the honey buttermilk biscuits are amazing with fried chicken or smoked ham, also with bacon and eggs as a sandwich!

Roasted strawberries in a jar with strawberries around it

how do you roast strawberries?

It's SO easy! All you have to do is cut your strawberries in half and sprinkle with a little sugar, pinch of salt, and vanilla extract. Then toss onto a baking sheet and bake for about 25 minutes at 350 °F. The end result are caramelized, sweet, syrupy strawberries. Perfect to add to just about anything, especially these Honey Buttermilk Biscuits!

Honey Buttermilk Biscuits on a plate with strawberries and biscuits surrounding the plate

what do i need to make honey buttermilk biscuits with roasted strawberries?

All you need are a few basic kitchen items. See below!

Optional Items you can use, but aren't necessary.

  • Food processor, if you don't want to use your hands to make the dough
a stack of biscuits on top of each other

how do you make honey buttermilk biscuits with roasted strawberries?

Combine the dry ingredients and then add butter that's been cut into small cubes. Pinch together with your hands and fluff flour until pea sized morsels begin to form.

TIP: You can also use a food processor for this recipe as opposed to mixing the dough by hand. Simply add dry ingredients and pulse. Then add butter and pulse until pea size morsels begin to form. Then add buttermilk (if you don't know how to make buttermilk, it's super easy! Check out this link to make your own homemade buttermilk with just two ingredients!) and process with steps 4 onward as listed in the recipe card below. I simply use my hands because I like playing in flour and these honey buttermilk biscuits was the perfect opportunity 🙂

Then whisk together buttermilk and honey and add to the dough. Knead until the buttermilk mixture is incorporated into the dough. Of note, the dough will be shaggy so be sure to not over knead trying to achieve a smooth dough. You want a shaggy, kind of dry dough!

Cut dough into 4 equal pieces and stack each piece on top of each other. Press together and form dough into a square. Using a rolling pin, roll dough until ¾ inches in height. Then cut biscuits out of the dough, using scraps to re-form dough until ¾ inches high and cutting biscuit shapes until dough scraps are gone.

Honey Buttermilk Biscuits on a plate

time to bake!

Add biscuits to a parchment lined baking sheet and freeze for 10 minutes. Then brush the tops of the biscuits with melted butter and baked for 10 minutes. Flip the baking sheet around and continue to baking for another 10 minutes. Remove from the oven and let the biscuits cool for 10 minutes (they're still cooking on the inside!)

Then you're done! Cut your biscuits and lather with butter and roasted strawberries! And there you have it. The most perfect honey buttermilk biscuits you ever did see 🙂

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Honey Buttermilk Biscuits with Roasted Strawberries

These Honey Buttermilk Biscuits with Roasted Strawberries are truly a treat. They're flaky, buttery, and slightly sweetened with honey then topped with perfectly caramelized roasted strawberries. Enjoy these biscuit fresh out of the oven and your tastebuds will thank you forever. Added bonus? This recipe is super easy to make!
Serving: 16 servings
Prep Time: 15 mins
Cook Time: 20 mins
Calories: 170kcal

Ingredients

Roasted Strawberries

  • 1 lb Strawberries, halved
  • ¼ cup Sugar
  • 1 tsp Vanilla Extract
  • Pinch of Salt

Honey Buttermilk Biscuits

  • 4 cups All-Purpose Flour
  • 1 tbsp Baking Powder
  • 1 tsp Kosher Salt
  • ¼ cup Sugar
  • ¼ tsp Nutmeg
  • 1 ¼ cup Buttermilk, cold
  • ¼ cup Honey (I used wildflower honey)
  • 2 sticks (227g) Salted Butter, cold

Directions

Roasted Strawberries

  • Preheat oven to 350 °F. Cut strawberries in half and add to a large bowl. Pour sugar, vanilla extract, and pinch of salt on top. Toss to coat strawberries in sugar mixture.
  • Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and add strawberries. Lay flat and bake in the oven for 20-25 minutes, until strawberries become syrupy. After removing strawberries from oven, increase the oven temperature to 400° F.

Honey Buttermilk Biscuits (to use food processor, see the notes below)

  • In a large bowl, combine flour, baking powder, salt, sugar, and nutmeg. Whisk together.
  • Cut 2 sticks of butter into cubes and add to flour mixture. Using your hands, pinch together the butter and the flour until butter begin to mix together to form pea size morsels.
  • In a cup, combine buttermilk and honey and whisk until homogenous/full combined. Pour into dry ingredients and knead dough together. (dough will be shaggy and somewhat dry)
  • Turn dough onto a lightly floured work surface and begin to knead and press dough into a square. Cut dough into four equal sized pieces and stack one piece on top of the other. Then press into a square again using a. rolling pin until dough is about ¾ inches in height.
  • Use a 2 inch circle or rectangular biscuit cutter or cookie cutter. Cut biscuits out of dough and add to a parchment lined baking sheet. Use scraps to form dough again, flatten to ¾ inch in height, and continue to cut biscuits out of dough until scraps are gone. This recipe yields about 16 biscuits.
  • Freeze biscuits for 20 minutes. Then brush biscuits with melted butter and bake for 10 minutes. Then turn baking sheet around and bake for another 10 minutes.
  • Allow biscuits to cool for 10 minutes before cutting. Lather with butter and top with roasted strawberries!

Notes

u003cliu003eYou can also use a food processor for this recipe as opposed to mixing the dough by hand. Simply add dry ingredients and pulse. Then add butter and pulse until pea size morsels begin to form. Then add buttermilk and process with steps 4 onward.u003c/liu003e

Nutrition

Calories: 170kcal
Course: Breakfast, Dessert, Snacks
Cuisine: American

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  1. 5 stars
    These were amazing!!! 5 stars all the way. I cannot say enough about how good these are... I have made several other dishes and they are all so good. Thank you so much!!!! You have made me a better cook. I just bought your cookbook. I'm so excited to cook my way through britanybreaksbread recipes!!!

    • Thank you so much Jennifer, this has completely made my day! I'm SO happy that you love my recipes, this has truly made my day!!