Sour Cream, Cheddar, and Green Onion Drop Biscuits

This one was definitely a winner for the evening! Tasty and light! Definitely will see our oven again!

Sour Cream, Cheddar, and Green Onion Drop Biscuits


cups all-purpose flour
tablespoon sugar
teaspoons baking powder
teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon baking soda
tablespoons chilled butter, cut into small pieces
3/4 cup (3 ounces) shredded reduced-fat sharp cheddar cheese
1/4 cup finely chopped green onions
cup fat-free buttermilk
1/2 cup fat-free sour cream
 Cooking spray


Preheat oven to 450°.

Lightly spoon flour into dry measuring cups; level with a knife. Combine flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, and baking soda in a large bowl, stirring with a whisk. Cut in butter with a pastry blender or 2 knives until mixture resembles coarse meal. Add cheese and onions; toss well. Add buttermilk and sour cream; stir just until moist.

Drop dough by 1/4 cupfuls onto a baking sheet coated with cooking spray. Bake at 450° for 15 minutes or until edges are brown. Remove biscuits from pan; cool on wire racks.


1 dozen (serving size: 1 biscuit)

Nutritional Information

CALORIES 146(29% from fat); FAT 4.7g (sat 2.9g,mono 0.8g,poly 0.2g); PROTEIN 5.2g; CHOLESTEROL 14mg; CALCIUM 134mg; SODIUM 406mg; FIBER 0.7g; IRON 1mg; CARBOHYDRATE 20.1g