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Total Time
22mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 12 mins

This is a basic gourmet scone recipe. In this recipe, I am using strawberries, but you can use a variety of fruit(s) (blueberry, strawberry-rhubarb, currant, raspberry, peach, pumpkin, etc). Also, I tend to use splenda instead of sugar, since I'm splurging in the calorie department with the whipping cream!!! Extra treat: add some chunks of cream cheese to the centre of each scone. Yummy!!!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Pre-heat oven to 425°F
  2. Mix dry ingredients together in a mixing bowl.
  3. Add strawberries, or other fruit of choice.
  4. In a small bowl, beat egg and add in whipping cream. Mix well. Add lemon juice.
  5. Add whipping cream mixture into dry ingredients. Stir well, ensuring all flour is incorporated.
  6. Knead 6-7 times.
  7. Options: Either put on a baking sheet in spoonfuls, or you can pat the dough out into a large round. Using a knife, cut into triangles.
  8. Put scones onto an ungreased baking sheet.
  9. Brush tops with whipping cream and sprinkle on a little sugar.
  10. Bake for 12-15 minutes. Allow to cool in the pan for a few minutes.
  11. Enjoy!