Sour Cream Biscuits Recipe

Sour Cream Biscuits Recipe

These sour cream biscuits were so soft and fluffy to eat, and tasted wonderful with the added sour cream ingredient. I’ve had my fair share of flour-based biscuits before and they were always a treat. There’s just something about the tender and light texture of these biscuits that make them so appetizing. They look like small, round bread cakes with their thick and flaky appearance.

I started making easy homemade biscuits when I realized that the ingredients needed were really simple and easy to find. It became one of my favourite baked goods to make for my family and friends. It’s the perfect recipe for when you want to prepare or serve a quick snack to your guests. Plus, it takes less than 30 minutes to whip up these tasty biscuits. They even last for up to 4 days when stored properly in the fridge.

From classic homemade biscuits to flavored chili stuffed biscuits, I’ve made them all. Experimenting with other flavors and kinds of biscuits became a bit of a hobby of mine. I like sharing them with family and friends. They really like the chewy, moist, and versatile taste of my homemade biscuit recipe. That’s why I’ve decided to make another fun variation with this sour cream biscuits recipe.

Sour cream is one of the best baking ingredients. Its rich and tangy flavor blends perfectly with whatever ingredients it’s paired with. Aside from that, its thick and creamy consistency adds depth, moisture, and texture to the overall dish or dessert. With sour cream’s unique qualities, I decided to combine it with the usual flour-based biscuit ingredients.

The resulting flavor was just delightful! Overall, this easy biscuit recipe with sour cream wasn’t overly tangy nor too sweet. You don’t have to worry about the sour cream overpowering the biscuits. It had just the right amount of mild tang mixed with a buttery flavor which made it really moist and tender. It was definitely the best biscuits recipe I made so far, so you just have to try and make it to see for yourself.

How To Make Sour Cream Biscuits

The recipe for moist and chewy biscuits is here! Indulge in these fluffy sour cream biscuits made with sour cream, flour, and butter. It’s the perfect afternoon treat for snacking!

Preparation: 10 minutes
Cooking: 12 minutes
Total: 22 minutes



  • 2cupsall-purpose flour
  • ½tspsalt
  • ½tspbaking soda
  • 3tspbaking powder
  • ¾cupsour cream
  • ½cupbutter
  • tbspwater


  1. In a large mixing bowl, combine flour, salt, baking soda, and baking powder. Add sour cream and mix to a soft dough. Add additional water if necessary.

  2. With well-floured hands, shape dough into round biscuit shapes. Bake at 450 degrees F for about 12 minutes.

Recipe Notes

  • If you have biscuit cutters on hand, you can use that to evenly cut the biscuits. It’s also easier and much faster than shaping the dough.
  • Make sure to grease the biscuit cutters with a non stick spray so that the dough will not stick to the cutter.


  • Calories: 171.98kcal
  • Fat: 10.71g
  • Saturated Fat: 6.54g
  • Trans Fat: 0.31g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 2.73g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.49g
  • Carbohydrates: 16.59g
  • Fiber: 0.56g
  • Sugar: 0.48g
  • Protein: 2.53g
  • Cholesterol: 27.81mg
  • Sodium: 151.50mg
  • Calcium: 105.95mg
  • Potassium: 44.89mg
  • Iron: 1.12mg
  • Vitamin A: 90.00µg
  • Vitamin C: 0.13mg
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