Blueberry Scones

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Lisa Foote

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@LisaFoote

This recipe makes delicious fresh blueberry scones. They are light and fluffy. You can top them with a simple powdered sugar glaze of you like a sweet topping!

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Serves:
6-8
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
all purpose flour
1/2 tsp
salt
1 Tbsp
baking powder
1/4 c
sugar
1
egg
3/4 c
heavy whipping cream
1/2 tsp
vanilla
3/4 c
fresh blueberries, rinsed and dried
3 Tbsp
turbinado sugar or sugar in the raw for topping
1/4 c
warm water, use this to lightly brush the tops of the scones before you sprinkle scones with sugar and bake

POWDERED SUGAR GLAZE

1/2 c
powdered sugar
2-3 Tbsp
milk, as needed for thickness desired

How to Make Blueberry Scones

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 425 degrees. Line baking sheet with foil and grease with baking spray; set aside.
  • 2In a large mixing bowl, whisk together flour, salt and baking powder. Stir in sugar. In a separate bowl, whisk together eggs, cream, and vanilla; mix until thoroughly combined.
    Stir cream mixture into flour mixture and mix only until combined. Do not over-mix. Carefully fold in the blueberries.
  • 3Flour your work area and turn out the dough.
    Sprinkle dough with more flour.
    Divide dough into 2 portions.
    Pat down each portion of dough to about a 6-inch round.
    Place on previously prepared baking sheet.
    Cut each round of dough into thirds or quarters.(size depends on your preference for scone size)
  • 4place each scone on the prepared baking sheet. Brush with a SMALL amount of warm water and sprinkle with Turbinado sugar. Bake in center of the oven for 11 to 15 minutes, or until golden brown.
  • 5If you prefer a glaze, mix the powdered sugar and milk, adding milk slowly to obtain the desired thickness. Drizzle over cooled scones.

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About Blueberry Scones

Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: English