Need a quick but yummy and filling breakfast or snack? These ham and cheese biscuits are just the thing! No messy layers to fall apart.
Need a quick but yummy and filling breakfast or snack? These ham and cheese biscuits are just the thing!
★ Why You’ll Love this Recipe ★
Eat fresh or prep them ahead of time.
These ham and cheese biscuits super easy to whip up and enjoy fresh or you can make them ahead and reheat them for a quick breakfast on the go.
This recipe is super easy thanks to Bisquick!
There's nothing quite like fresh from the oven biscuits but in our house, we don't have a lot of time to fuss with food that involves a lot of prep.
We typically have Bisquick on hand to save on time.
However, if you don't have any on hand or would prefer to make your own biscuit mix, check out this recipe for homemade biscuit mix.
★ Ingredients You'll Need ★
- Biscuit mix
- Cheddar cheese
- Cajun seasoning
- Green onions.
- Garlic powder
- Onion powder
★ Tips & FAQs★
Not a fan of Cajun seasoning?
That's okay, I forgive you. 😉 If you prefer a simpler flavor, you can leave out the seasoning all together.
Or if you're just looking for a different flavor, more similar to the famous Red Lobster cheddar bay biscuits, you can replace the cajun seasoning (just use half the amount) of Old Bay.
Make these in a muffin tin or on a baking sheet
You can make these in a muffin pan or drop the dough and on lined baking sheet and pop them in the oven.
They can get a little crumbly, so I like using a muffin tin and if I have some, I'll use liners. Making them drop style though saves time and adds a little more texture though so you choose!
Could you call these “dinner”?
I mean... I did eat them for dinner with a side salad. It felt balanced. 🙂 These really work well for literally any meal. I've made them for breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. And also snacked on them. So, enjoy them however you want!
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Easy Cajun Ham and Cheese Biscuits
- ¼ cup butter melted
- ¼ teaspoon garlic powder
- ¼ teaspoon onion powder
- ¼ teaspoon dried parsley
- In a large bowl, stir together biscuit mix, milk, ham, ⅓ cup of the cheese (reserve rest for topping), Cajun seasoning and butter together just until a thick dough forms. Don't over mix dough. Fold in green onions (optional).
- Using an cookie scoop, drop biscuit dough onto a non-stick or lined baking sheet. Use remaining cheese to sprinkle a little on top of each biscuit then bake at 425˚ for 10 minutes or until a fork poked through the middle comes out clean.
- Remove baking sheet from oven and while biscuits are still warm, combine garlic and onion powder and parsley with melted butter. Brush onto the tops of the biscuits.