This is a full page recipe advertisement for Bisquick listing 8 different recipes you can use with Bisquick. It was published in a magazine dated 1964. The entire page is typed below along with a scanned copy, click to view larger if you like. The page size is a bit too large for my scanner so part of the bottom is missing.

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Bisquick

Look what you can make with Bisquick. Family favorites–quick to make–homemade good and that’s a promise. Betty Crocker

PANCAKES

2 cups Bisquick
1 2/3 cups milk
1 egg

Beat smooth with rotary beater. Grease griddle if necessary. Turn when bubbles appear. Makes about 18. Use 2 cups milk for thinner pancakes.

COFFEE CAKE

2 cups Bisquick
3/4 cup milk
2 tbsp. sugar
1 egg

Heat oven to 400°. Mix ingredients. Beat vigorously half min. Spread into greased 9″ round pan. Sprinkle with mixture of 1/3 cup brown sugar, 1/3 cup Bisquick, 1/4 cup cold butter, 1/2 tsp. cinnamon blended with fork until crumbly. Bake 20 to 25 min.

For richer batter add 2 tbsp. more sugar, 2 tbsp. melted shortening or vegetable oil.

MUFFINS

Mix ingredients as for Coffee Cake. Fill greased med. muffin pans 2/3 full. Bake 15 min. Makes 12.

VELVET CRUMB CAKE

1 1/3 cups Bisquick
3/4 cup sugar
3 tbsp. shortening
1 tsp. vanilla
1 egg
3/4 cup milk*

Heat oven to 350°. Grease and flour 8″ square or 9″ round pan. Mix 1/4 cup of the milk with other ingredients. Beat 1 min. med. speed on mixer or vigorously by hand. Stir in rest of milk; beat 1/2 min. Pour in pan. Bake 35 to 40 min. While warm, cover with topping.

Broiled Topping: Mix 3 tbsp. soft butter, 1/3 cup brown sugar, 2 tbsp. cream, 1/2 cup coconut, 1/4 cup chopped nuts. Spread on baked cake. Put about 3″ under broiler until brown, about 3 min.

*Over 3,500 ft. altitude, add 2 tbsp. milk. Bake at 375° 25 to 30 min.

FRUIT SHORTCAKE

2 cups Bisquick
3/4 cup cream*
2 tbsp. sugar (if desired)

Heat oven to 450°. Mix ingredients with fork to soft dough. Beat vigorously 20 strokes. Knead 8 to 10 times on lightly floured board. Roll dough 1/2″ thick. Cut with 3″ floured cutter. Bake on ungreased baking sheet about 10 min. Split shortcakes: spoon fruit between and over layers. Makes 6 shortcakes.

*Or use 1/2 cup milk plus 1/4 cup melted butter.

BISCUITS

2 cups Bisquick
2/3 cup milk

Heat oven to 450°. Stir to a soft dough with fork. Beat vigorously 20 strokes until stiff but sticky.

For Drop Biscuits–spoon onto greased baking sheet. Bake 10 to 15 min. Makes 12 med. size.

For Rolled Biscuits–roll dough on cloth-covered floured board. Knead 8 to 10 times. Roll 1/2″ thick. Cut with floured cutter. Bake on ungreased baking sheet 10 to 15 min. Makes 12 2″ biscuits. For richer biscuits add 1/4 cup soft butter or shortening to Bisquick before milk.

WAFFLES

2 cups Bisquick
2 tbsp. melted shortening
1 2/3 cups milk
1 egg

Beat with rotary beater until smooth. Makes three 9″ waffles.

DUMPLINGS

2 cups Bisquick
3/4 cup milk

Mix well with fork. Spoon onto boiling stew. Cook over low heat 10 min. uncovered and 10 min. covered. Makes 10 to 12 dumplings.

Pancakes, anyone?
Look on the back of your Bisquick box

Pancakes everyone! Golden, hot and light–Bisquick pancakes. Easiest pancakes to make, too. Add milk and egg to Bisquick–Betty Crocker’s own recipe.

Quick, because six of the basic ingredients are already measured and blended for you in Bisquick. Try this shortcut to a pancake breakfast some morning soon!

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2 Responses to 8 Bisquick Box Recipes – Vintage Recipe Clipping

J A
Published 30 March, 2009 in 12:21 pm

I have made the above fruitcake and it is not the one that I used before – off the Bisquick box. The one I want was crusty in texture and not cake like. It actually baked roughly in peaks. Could you send to tell me how I can again get that recipe. Many people miss this being on the box. Thnx

LJL
Published 7 April, 2011 in 2:34 pm

Having grown up and learning to cook during the 60′s, I particularly enjoyed the Vintage Bisquick Recipes that I first started baking with. This site is awesome!! Thank you:)

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