Fake It Frugal Bisquick Mix

how to make bisquick mix

Fake It Frugal Bisquick Mix

Thanks to my frugal friend Michele for sharing her recipe to make your own Bisquick. It's frugal, fast and it makes a bunch!
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Author Michele Nutter


  • 1, 5 lb. bag all-purpose flour
  • 5 teaspoons salt
  • 20 teaspoons sugar
  • 2/3 cup baking powder
  • 2 cups shortening


  1. Mix together all dry ingredients.
  2. Add shortening and mix until a crumb consistency is achieved.
  3. Store in 3 large zip top bags or other airtight containers.

Recipe Notes

To make pancakes...use 2 cups of mix, 2 eggs and 1 cup of milk.

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