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Simple Scones

Simple Scones

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  • Ingredients 9 Count
  • Nutrition 310 Calories
  • Total Time 35 Minutes
  • Rating 1 1 1 1 1 3 Reviews
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8 servings

Ingredients

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  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 8 tbsps unsalted butter (frozen)
  • 1/2 cup raisins (or dried currants)
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1 large eggs

Directions

BTotal Time35 min

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3 Reviews

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Kristin P. 2016-03-11T17:58:40Z 1 1 1 1 1
Best scones ever! They freeze really well too, and making a double recipe works just as well. I've made them with fresh fruit and they are delicious
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Kc K. 2016-02-04T14:12:41Z 1 1 1 1 1
I added 1/3 c ground flaxseed, maybe a little more, dried cranberries,cherries and dried pomegranates w/ the raisins (about 3/4 cup) and some nuts. Also added 1/2 cup greek yogurt for more moisture with the added ingredients. Love it!!!! I've also made it with gluten free flour, different texture but it still was good.
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Carolyn S. 2015-09-12T19:49:17Z 1 1 1 1 1
This was the first time I ever made sconesa nd this recipe was really easy to make and resulted in some very moist scones.

My butter wasn't totally frozen, but it didn't seem to be a problem.

and I threw in my vanilla with the sour cream and eggs, because you can't go wrong with vanilla, but I think this is one recipe where it just didn't matter.

I read somewhere that somebody else modified this by using half whole wheat, I will definitely be trying that next time, and maybe some craisins instead.

I think this is a very easily modified recipe and so far, I'm pretty happy with it.
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Nutrition Facts

8 servings

Amount Per Serving
Calories 310 Calories from Fat 140
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 15g 23%
Saturated Fat 9g 45%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol 65mg 22%
Sodium 280mg 12%
Potassium 120mg 3%
Total Carbohydrate 38g 13%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 13g
Protein 5g
Vitamin A 10%
Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 8%
Iron 10%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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