Scones

1
mary Armstrong

By
@emit1961

I make these with whatever fresh fruit is in season. Blueberries are a favorite. Also may use raisins, chopped dates, or dried chopped apricots.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
12
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
25 Min

Ingredients

2 c
flour
1/3 c
sugar
2 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
salt
1/4 c
crisco
1/4 c
butter or marg.
2
eggs, beaten
2/3 c
sour milk/buttermilk
1 c
fruit

How to Make Scones

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cut shortening into dry ingredients.
  • 2Add eggs and sour milk to make a soft dough. Stir in fruit.
  • 3If using a 9x9 pan grease that and put dough in and bake at 375 degrees for 20-30 minutes.
  • 4For individual scones turn dough out onto lightly floured surface and pat into a 9 inch circle about an inch or so thick, then cut with a sharp knife into 12 pie shaped pieces. Place on greased sheet and bake at 375 degrees for 20-30 minutes.

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About Scones

Course/Dish: Other Breads