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Brunch-Perfect Vegan Chive Biscuits

These biscuits are a lovely addition to any spring brunch. Slather with margarine, jam, or olive oil.

Serves: 16
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Makes 16 biscuits

What you need:

  • 1 cup unbleached white flour
  • 1 cup whole-wheat flour
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 1/2 cup non-hydrogenated margarine
  • 2/3 cup unsweetened soymilk
  • 2 teaspoons fresh chives, chopped

What you do:

  1. Preheat oven to 450 degrees. In a large bowl, sift together white flour, whole-wheat flour, baking powder, sea salt, cream of tartar, and sugar.
  2. Cut in the margarine until the mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Add soymilk all at once, and stir quickly with fork until just mixed.
  3. Turn onto lightly floured surface and sprinkle with chives. Knead gently for 8 to 10 strokes, then roll or pat dough until it is 1/2-inch thick. Dip biscuit cutter in flour and cut dough straight down; do not twist. Bake on ungreased baking sheet for 8 to 10 minutes or until golden.