Cheddar-Bacon Buttermilk Scone

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Sarah Byrne

By
@dsrtdrifter

I love using buttermilk in my recipes and altered one calling for cream and baking powder. 1/2 pound of breakfast sausage may be substituted for the bacon and is equally as good. This is a great breakfast alternative to a sweet scone. Great grab 'n go breakfast when running late for school, work, etc.

Pictured is the scone using breakfast sausage.

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Rating:

★★★★★ 12 votes

Comments:
Serves:
16
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 3 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 2 Tbsp
    onion powder
  • 1 Tbsp
    garlic powder
  • 1 stick
    butter
  • 1 1/2 c
    cheddar cheese, grated
  • 1 c
    bacon, fried and chopped into bits
  • 1 1/2 c
    buttermilk

How to Make Cheddar-Bacon Buttermilk Scone

Step-by-Step

  1. Sift together dry ingredients. Cut in butter. Add cheese and bacon. Mix well. Stir in buttermilk until blended.
  2. Divide dough in half and flatten into about 1/2 inch thick round. Score each round into 8 pieces.
  3. Place on greased cookie sheet about 1 inch apart and bake at 400 degrees for about 20-25 mins. Serve warm or at room temp.

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About Cheddar-Bacon Buttermilk Scone

Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Collection: Bring on the Bacon!




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