Petite White Chocolate Cranberry Scones Recipe

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Petite White Chocolate Cranberry Scones

Jen Frame

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@chickofgrace

These are especially great around the holidays, but I love making them year round.


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Prep:

25 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

2 c
all-purpose flour
1/3 c
granulated sugar
2 tsp
baking powder
1 tsp
freshly grated lemon zest
1/2 tsp
salt
1/2 c
butter, softened
3/4 c
whipping cream
3/4 c
crasins
1 1/4 c
white chocolate
2 tsp
shortening

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat oven to 400 degrees F. Combine flour, sugar, baking powder, lemon zest and salt into large bowl; but in butter with pastry blender or fork until mixtures resembles coarse crumbs. Stir in whipping cream; mix until dough holds together. Stir in crasins and 3/4 cup white chocolate chips.
2
Turn dough onto lightly floured surface; knead 5 to 10 times or until dough is smooth. Divide dough into 4 equal pieces; shape each piece into 8 inch log. Cut each log into 4(2 inch) pieces; cut each piece in half diagonally to form small triangles
3
Place scones, at least 1 inch apart, onto ungreased baking sheet. Bake 9 to 11 minutes or until golden brown around the edges. Cool completely
4
Combine remaining 1/2 cup white chocolate chips and shortening in small microwave-safe bowl. Microwave on MEDIUM(50% power) for 30 seconds; stir. Continue microwaving and stirring every 30 seconds until chips are melted and smooth. Drizzle scones with melted white chocolate.

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