Double Orange Scones With Orange Butter Recipe

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Double Orange Scones with Orange Butter

nadine mesch

By
@motherchic

I am sipping on a cup of coffee writing this out and now I am REALLY craving one ( or 2) of these :)
These are absolutely faaabulous !


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Serves:

6-7

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Ingredients

2 c
flour
3 Tbsp
sugar
2 1/2 tsp
baking powder
2 tsp
orange zest
1/3 c
butter
1/2 c
mandarin orange segments, froa can, chopped
1/4 c
milk
1
egg, slightly beaten
1 Tbsp
sugar

ORANGE BUTTER

1/2 c
butter, softened
2 Tbsp
orange marmalade

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat oven to 400. Lightly spray cookie sheet with cooking spray.
2
In large bowl,
mix flour, sugar, baking powder and orange zest.
3
Using pastry blender
or fork, cut in butter until mixture looks like coarse crumbs.
4
Add
orange segments, milk and egg; stir with fork just until mixture leaves side of bowl and soft dough forms.
5
On floured surface, gently knead dough 8-10 times. Place parchment paper on cookie sheet. Place dough on parchment and
pat dough into 7 inch round.
6
Sprinkle with 1 TBSP sugar. Cut
into 8 wedges; separate slightly. Bake 15 to 20 minutes or until golden brown.
7
Meanwhile, in small bowl, beat 1/2 cup butter until light and fluffy; stir in
marmalade. Serve the Orange Butter with the warm scones.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Breads
Hashtags: #orange, #scone