Cranberry Scones

3
Carol Junkins

By
@CarolAJ

Scones are similiar to biscuits, but the dough is richer due to cream and eggs.

I like to make them and freeze them for something yummy in the morn ~ well they have an egg in them right?

This recipe came from Favorite All Time Recipes.

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
12 scones
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 c
    flour
  • 1/2 c
    oat bran
  • 1/4 c
    plus 1 tablespoon sugar, divided
  • 2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 5 Tbsp
    cold margarine or butter
  • 3/4 c
    dried cranberries
  • 1/3 c
    milk
  • 1
    egg
  • 1/4 c
    sour cream
  • 1 Tbsp
    uncooked old fashioned or quick oats (optional)

How to Make Cranberry Scones

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 425 df. Combine flour, oat bran, 1/4 cup sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt in large bowl.
    Cut in margarine or butter with pastry blender or 2 knives until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Stir in cranberries. Lightly beat milk and egg in small bowl. Reserve 2 tablespoos milk mixture; set aside. Stir sour cream into remaining milk mixture. Stir into flour mixture until soft dough forms.
  2. Turn out dough onto well floured surface. Gently knead 10-12 times. Roll out into 9x6 rectangle. Cut dough into 6 (3-inch) squares using floured knife; cut diagonally into halves, forming 12 triangles. Place 2 inches apart on ungreased baking sheets. Brush triangles with reserved milk mixture. Sprinkle with oats, if desired, and remaining 1 tablespoon sugar.
  3. Bake 10-12 minutes or until golden brown. Remove from baking sheets and cool on wire racks 10 minutes. Serve warm.
    Makes 12 scones.

Printable Recipe Card

About Cranberry Scones

Course/Dish: Fruit Breakfast
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



Show 38 Comments & Reviews

10 Unique Burger Recipes

10 Unique Burger Recipes


Your family and friends won’t complain about burger night again after biting into these patties. They’re bursting with big flavors and topped with all the goodies. Multiple napkins are necessary when serving these slightly messy and juicy burgers.

10 Tips for Cooking With Kids

10 Tips for Cooking With Kids


With camps canceled, not all pools are opening (or with limited capacity), and fewer playdates than usual, keeping kids occupied can be challenging. To keep them from asking what’s to eat, get them in the kitchen. Cooking teaches math skills, lets kids learn how food gets to the table, and creates valuable memories. But… depending […]

16 Recipes That Prove Pineapple and Coconut Are a Match Made in Dessert Heaven

16 Recipes That Prove Pineapple and Coconut Are a Match Made in Dessert Heaven


Nothing like that melt-in-your-mouth flavor combo of pineapple and coconut to get your taste buds salivating! Pies, cakes, trifles, and more, you can get these magical flavors in so many delicious ways. No need to ever limit yourself (or your stomach). Scroll down to see some of our favorite dreamy pineapple and coconut dessert recipes.