2 cups all purpose flour
1 tablespoon baking powder
2 teaspoon sugar
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon garlic powder
1/2 cup shortening, margarine, or butter
2/3 cup milk
Preheat oven to 450 degrees
In a large bowl stir together flour, baking powder, sugar, salt, and garlic powder. Cut in shortening, margarine, or butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Make a well or hole in the center of bowl. Add milk all at once. Stir just till dough cling together. Rub cooking oil in hands and spoon into hands then create the size of biscuit desired. Patty slightly and put on a greased baking sheet.
Bake at 450 degrees in oven for 10 to 12 minutes or until golden brown.
Makes about 10 biscuits
This is a good appetizer along with a salad, before a seafood meal or use with the meal.