Why are Popeyes Biscuits so delicious? This has been the question among many customers who have tasted them and every time they have these biscuits, they come back for more. I admit, I am one of those regular customers who just love Popeyes biscuits.
The answer lies in the simplicity of the ingredients – these are yet another biscuits made from Buttermilk and of course Butter – but I would guess it’s Cold butter that gives the signature flakes. A Popeye Biscuit tastes like “Soft, Flaky and buttery and due to the addition of tinge of Salt and Sugar, it tastes a little Salty as well.
A tough competitor to KFC in terms of the food items they both deliver, Popeyes are actually neck to neck in terms of taste and quality. Popeyes chicken is as crispier and softer as KFC and the biscuits are also so good.
Popeye Biscuit may not be nutritionally rich, but it does not spoil either. The sodium content may be a tad higher, but it should not bog you down from tasting one of the finest biscuits you can get in the market.
With Popeyes, you get these Biscuits as a part of several Meal items including –
Just mix some biscuits with Popeye’s Gravy and taste them! Isn’t it too good to be true? Certain combos always stay close to our taste buds and this one is right up there. You certainly get the home food taste and small things like these bode well for Popeyes as a brand that keeps pulling its customers back every time.
But if you are to try it out at home, well, you can certainly try. But I am not sure if you can get it 100%. If you managed to get close to it or nailed it, do let me know in the comments.
Before looking into its recipe, it is certainly worth mentioning that Popeye does sell Buttermilk Biscuit Mix on Amazon and in a few Walmart retail outlets. All you need to do is buy them, whip them and bake them at your home.
Ingredients for Biscuit Recipe:
Once you whip all the dry ingredients, add slices of COLD butter and stir them together with Buttermilk and Milk to form a dough.
Form biscuits from the dough into desired shapes and bake them for about 25 min on a preheated Oven till you get light brown color.
Your Biscuits are ready to serve now.
Now, the question is – have you got the consistency that Popeye Biscuit has?
Well, let us know if you got one!
How much are Popeyes Biscuits?
One pc of Popeye Biscuit costs you $ 0.79 while 6 pc biscuits cost $ 3.99. On the other hand, they come with several combo items like All family meals and Chicken meals.
Why are Popeyes Biscuits so good?
The reason, as stated by Popeyes itself, is because they add Buttermilk while battering the flour for making biscuits. They also add COLD butter when preparing the mix for baking. This gives enough crispiness to the biscuits.
How many calories are in a Popeye Biscuit?
A serving of size 60 g (3 biscuits) give you about 207 calories from which there are 13 g of Fat and 19.5 g of Carbs. On the other hand, Sodium comprises of about 435 mg.
What are Popeye Biscuit Ingredients?
Popeyes claim that these biscuits have mix flour, sugar, salt, baking powder, and in addition Buttermilk and COLD butter to give them the required sour taste and crispness. They also add milk while battering the mix.
What is the Popeyes Biscuit Recipe?
Popeyes actually sell Buttermilk biscuit mix at Amazon and Walmart stores which you can just mix to make a batter and bake them. You can make them to whatever shapes and size you want.