Dried Cranberry, Walnut and Lemon Scones Recipe

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Submitted by mynextgoal

Makes 12 servings



From Epicurious.com http://www.epicurious.com/recipes/food/views/Dried-Cranberry-Walnut-and-Lemon-Scones-233130

Recipe Ingredients for Dried Cranberry, Walnut and Lemon Scones

2 tablespoons sugar
3/4 cup sugar
2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice, divided
3 cups all purpose flour
1 tablespoon baking powder
1 1/2 tablespoon finely grated lemon peel
1 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 sticks butter, diced, chilled unsalted
1 cup cranberries, dried sweetened
1/2 cup half and half, divided, chilled

Recipe Directions for Dried Cranberry, Walnut and Lemon Scones

  1. Position rack in top third of oven; preheat to 375F. Line baking sheet with parchment paper. Whisk 2 tablespoons sugar and 1 tablespoon lemon juice in bowl for glaze.

  2. Whisk flour, baking powder, lemon peel, salt, and 1 cup sugar in large bowl. Add chilled butter; using fingertips, rub in until coarse meal forms. Mix in cranberries and walnuts. Add 1/2 cup half and half and1 tablespoon lemon juice. Toss with fork until dough comes together in moist clumps, adding more half and half if dough is dry. Gather dough into ball; divide in half. Press out each half on floured surface to 6-inch-diameter (1-inch-high) round. Cut each round into 6 wedges. Transfer to baking sheet; brush with glaze.

  3. Bake scones until golden and tester comes out clean, about 18 minutes. Serve warm or at room temperature.

Categories

Breads

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 83.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
291
Calories from Fat
116
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
12.9g
20%
Saturated Fat
8.0g
40%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
34mg
11%
Sodium
281mg
12%
Potassium
189mg
5%
Total Carbohydrates
40.8g
14%
Dietary Fiber
1.3g
5%
Sugars
15.1g
Protein
3.7g
Vitamin A 8% Vitamin C 5%
Calcium 7% Iron 9%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C+
    Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in sugar
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