English Cream Tea Scones

READY IN: 35mins
YIELD: 16 scones




  • Heat oven to 400 degrees.
  • In a medium bowl, combine flour, sugar, baking powder and salt; blend well.
  • Using a pastry blender or fork, cut cold Butter into small slices and blend with the flour mixture until the flour mixture is crumbly looking.
  • Add in the Whipping cream and stir.
  • On a floured surface, gently knead dough 5 or 6 times.
  • Cut dough in half.
  • Place on ungreased cookie sheet and press each half into an 8inch circle about 1 inch thick. Cut into 8 wedges each but do not separate.
  • Sprinkle with sugar and bake for 15 minutes or until golden brown.
  • Cut into wedges and serve warm.