White Chocolate Pecan Scones

Total Time
30mins
Prep
15 mins
Cook
15 mins

This is a recipe that I played with for awhile. I lowered the salt for myself so you might want a bit more. The pecans are nicer if you toast them in the heated oven for a few mins before useing them but it's not required.

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees. In a large bowl, stir together the flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt.
  2. Cut butter into flour mix with a pastry blender or food processor, cut in the butter until the mixture resembles coarse crumbs.
  3. In a small bowl, stir together the milk, egg, and vanilla.
  4. Add the cream mixture to the flour mixture and knead until combined. Knead in the white chocolate and pecans.
  5. With lightly floured hands, pat the dough out on a floured work surface to a thickness of 5/8 inch.
  6. Cut into wedges, squares or whatever you like
  7. Bake scones on ungreased baking sheet for 15 to 20 minutes, or until lightly browned on top. Cool on baking sheet 5 minutes, then transfer scones to cooling rack. Serve warm or cool completely and store in an airtight container. Makes 8.