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Fresh Strawberry Scones

Add some fresh strawberries to a classic scone recipe!

Fresh Strawberry Scones are the perfect spring time brunch addition.

Quick and easy, these one-bowl scones highlight fresh, sweet, sun-ripened berries....


Fresh Strawberry Scones

What you Need


2-1/2 cups flour
2 tablespoons sugar plus more for sprinkling
1 tablespoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 stick unsalted butter, cut into small pieces
1 cup sliced fresh strawberries
1/2 cup + 2 tablespoons heavy cream, divided
Whole fresh strawberries, for garnish

What you Do

Preheat oven to 400 degrees.  

In a large bowl, mix the flour, sugar, baking powder and salt. Use a pastry cutter to incorporate butter.

Gently fold in strawberries. Mix the 1/2 cup heavy cream into batter until just moistened.

Transfer dough to a parchment-covered baking sheet. Pat in a 3/4-inch thick circle.  Score into 8 wedges.  Brush top with the 2 Tablespoons heavy cream and sprinkle withsugar.

Bake for 18 minutes or until light golden.  Let cool slightly, then slice into wedges  and garnish with whole berries.  

Serve with honey butter or strawberry jam.



Yield: 8 servings
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Fresh Strawberry Scones

Add some fresh strawberries to a classic scone recipe for a burst of flavor.

ingredients:

  • 2-1/2 Cups flour
  • 2 Tablespoons sugar
  • 1 Tablespoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 stick unsalted butter, cut into small pieces
  • 1 Cup sliced fresh strawberries
  • 1/2 Cup + 2 Tablespoons heavy cream, divided
  • Turbinado sugar
  • Whole fresh berries for garnish

instructions:

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  2. In a large bowl, mix the flour, sugar, baking powder and salt. Use a pastry cutter to incorporate butter.
  3. Gently fold in strawberries.Mix the 1/2 Cup heavy cream into batter until just moistened.
  4. Transfer dough to a parchment-covered baking sheet. Pat in a 3/4-inch thick circle. Score into 8 wedges. Brush top with the 2 Tablespoons heavy cream and sprinkle with turbinado sugar.
  5. Bake for 18 minutes or until light golden. Let cool slightly, then slice into wedges and garnish with whole berries. Serve with honey butter or strawberry jam.
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