First, you will be required to clean the food processor and working surface thoroughly using fresh and warm water. This is important to remove any harmful bacteria and germs that could contaminate your food.
Next, add all the dry ingredients including flour, baking powder, sugar, salt, cream tartar into the large food processor. If you do not have a food processor, consider using a large sized medium bowl for the purpose.
Mix in the shortening and cut it into the dry ingredients. This can be done by using the pulse on the food processor.
Put all the ingredients into an air tight jar or a container. The amount of mix to be used depends on the recipe. For example, if you are looking to prepare pancakes, consider mixing one cup of milk with one egg and one cup of mix for best results. You can keep a big container of this homemade Bisquick in the kitchen as use if for everyday items. Remember, using this homemade version can let you explore your creative side and maybe try new recipes that you usually never used.