Whole Grain Cranberry-Apple Scones Recipe

Looking for an easy Whole Grain Cranberry-Apple Scones recipe? Learn how to make Whole Grain Cranberry-Apple Scones using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by mike_m-c

Makes 12 servings



From epicurious.com - Bon Apetit' Magazine

Recipe Ingredients for Whole Grain Cranberry-Apple Scones

1 1/2 cups whole wheat flour, or white whole wheat flour
1 cup oat flour
1/2 cup unbleached all purpose flour
1/2 cup sugar
2 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup butter, (1 stick) chilled unsalted, cut into 1/2-inch cubes
1/2 cup dried cranberries
1/2 cup diced dried apples
1/2 cup buttermilk, chilled plus more for glaze
1/4 cup apple juice concentrate, frozen, thawed
1 large egg

Recipe Directions for Whole Grain Cranberry-Apple Scones

  1. Preheat oven to 375F. Line large rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper. Combine first 8 ingredients in large bowl; whisk to blend. Using back of fork, cut in butter until mixture resembles coarse meal. Add cranberries and apples and toss to distribute evenly. Whisk 1/2 cup buttermilk, juice concentrate, and egg to blend in small bowl. Gradually add buttermilk mixture to dry ingredients, tossing until evenly moistened.

  2. Turn dough out onto lightly floured work surface. Gently knead 2 or 3 turns to bind. Divide dough in half. Pat out each half to 6-inch-diameter, 3/4-inch-thick round. Cut each round into 6 wedges. Arrange scones on prepared sheet, spacing at least 1 inch apart. Brush scones with buttermilk to glaze, then sprinkle with coarse sugar.

  3. Bake scones until puffed and brown and tester inserted into centers comes out clean, about 22 minutes. Serve warm.

Categories

Breakfast

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 75.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
252
Calories from Fat
86
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
9.5g
15%
Saturated Fat
5.2g
26%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
38mg
13%
Sodium
169mg
7%
Potassium
181mg
5%
Total Carbohydrates
38.3g
13%
Dietary Fiber
2.2g
9%
Sugars
13.1g
Protein
4.6g
Vitamin A 5% Vitamin C 0%
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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