Pumpkin Scones

1
Malinda Coletta

By
@Professorchef

A bit of a different take on your plain old scone...pumpkin scones with a spice glaze.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
12
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

  • ·
    scones
  • 2 c
    flour
  • 7 Tbsp
    sugar
  • 1 Tbsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp
    freshly grated nutmeg
  • 1/4 tsp
    ginger powder
  • 1/4 tsp
    clove, ground
  • 6 Tbsp
    butter, cold
  • 1/2 c
    pumpkin, canned or cooked
  • 3 Tbsp
    half and half
  • 1 large
    egg
  • ·
    white glaze
  • 1 c
    plus one tablespoon of powdered sugar
  • 2 Tbsp
    milk
  • ·
    spice glaze
  • 1 c
    plus 3 tablespoons of powdred sugar
  • 2 Tbsp
    milk
  • 1/4 tsp
    cinnamon
  • 1/8 tsp
    freshly grated nutmeg
  • pinch
    clove, ground
  • pinch
    ginger powder

How to Make Pumpkin Scones

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees F. Lightly oil a baking sheet or line with parchment paper.
  2. Combine flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, and spices in a large bowl. Using a pastry knife, fork, or food processor, cut butter into the dry ingredients until mixture is crumbly and no chunks of butter are obvious. Set aside.
  3. In a separate bowl, whisk together pumpkin, half and half, and egg. Fold wet ingredients into dry ingredients. Form the dough into a ball.
  4. Pat out dough onto a lightly floured surface and form it into 3 1-inch thick rounds. Use a large knife or a pizza cutter to slice the dough in 4 making equal pie slice shaped portions. Place on prepared baking sheet.
  5. Bake for 14 - 16 minutes. Scones should begin to turn light brown. Place on wire rack to cool.
  6. TO MAKE THE PLAIN GLAZE:. Mix the powdered sugar and 2 tbsp milk together until smooth.
  7. When scones are cool, use a brush to paint plain glaze over the top of each scone.
  8. AS THAT WHITE GLAZE FIRMS UP, MAKE THE SPICED ICING:. Combine the ingredient for the spiced icing together. Drizzle this thicker icing over each scone and allow the icing to dry before serving (at least 1 hour). A squirt bottle works great for this, or you can drizzle with a whisk.

Printable Recipe Card

About Pumpkin Scones

Collection: Pumpkin Patch
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #pumpkin #scone



Show 16 Comments & Reviews

Lemon Desserts To Turn a Bad Day Around

Lemon Desserts To Turn a Bad Day Around


When life hands you lemons, skip the lemonade and make a dessert. Tart, tangy, and sweet, they’re a scrumptious way to end a meal. We know dessert can turn a bad day around. When you add bright and refreshing lemon flavor to the recipe, we promise they’ll be smiles all around.

20 Breakfast Casserole Recipes

20 Breakfast Casserole Recipes


We love a good breakfast casserole! Every bite is full of all our favorite breakfast foods – eggs, bacon, sausage, cheese, ham, veggies, potatoes, and more. Not to mention, these casseroles are easy to make and feed the whole family.

15 Recipes To Get You Through Tax Day

15 Recipes To Get You Through Tax Day


Whether you’re celebrating a return or have to open up your wallet, these 15 recipes will help you get through tax day. There are budget-friendly snacks if you have to watch your wallet. A few tasty cocktails to whip up because if any day deserves a drink, it’s tax day. Chocolate makes everything better, so […]