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

Our Most Popular Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes

Our Most Popular Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes


It’s our favorite meal of the year! We’re getting all giddy and excited to load our plates with green bean casserole, corn pudding, mashed potatoes, stuffing (and/or dressing), homemade rolls, cranberry sauce, and turkey. Below you’ll find our most popular Thanksgiving recipes to make your holiday dinner the best ever!

Five Ways To Use Your Extra Thanksgiving Turkey

Five Ways To Use Your Extra Thanksgiving Turkey


While my Thanksgiving dinner may be smaller this year, I am still going to roast my usual-sized turkey. It’s just as easy to roast one that’s big or one that’s small. By roasting a larger one, I guarantee leftovers. They’re my favorite and I love to turn the turkey into a completely different dish. “I […]

32 Leftover Turkey Recipes

32 Leftover Turkey Recipes


Leftovers are one of our top 5 favorite things about Thanksgiving! From sandwiches to casseroles to soups, turkey leftover recipes are a delicious tradition we love partaking in. Don’t settle for the same boring ideas. Check out these 32 turkey leftover recipes that might just be better than Thanksgiving dinner.