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Sunday, November 20, 2011

Simple Scones

Simple & easy to make breakfast/tea time savoury item.The scone is a small Scottish quick bread made with wheat or oatmeal or even cornmeal.British scones are lightly sweetened savoury.Strong favourite of kids because of its delicate and flaky texture.U can do stuffing of your choice with puri masala or samosa masala etc...or sweet stuffing grated coconut and jaggery or grated cheese or grated paneer or with dates and dry fruits, jams etc...Can do it using muffin cups.U can top it with combinations of cheese,onion,grated cheese, paneer,  etc... if U don't like the stuffing inside.Enjoy tasty teatime/Breakfast!. BonAppetit!.

Simple Scone -  Small Scottish quick bread
    1 1/4 cup self-raising flour
    40 -50 gms butter
    2 tbsp sugar
    50 ml milk
    1 egg - beaten
    a pinch of salt

    1.Sift in together the refined flour with a pinch of salt and sugar
    2.Stir in adding milk and 15 gms butter and knead it well to get a smooth and soft dough.Rub in the butter     and spread it again.Repeat it 3 times - don't knead it too much since the dough may turn harder.
    3.Shape it into scones using 5 cm diameter cutter and arrange it in a greased baking sheet with 1 -2 cm equal space between the scones.
    4.Brush the tops of the scones with beaten egg or butter.
    5.Bake in 220 deg C pre-heated oven for 12 - 15 min till golden.
    6.Serve hot with sauce or jam or butter or fresh cream. 


faseela said...

so perfect n simple...........luks delicious

Aarthi said...

delicious dear..U have made it perfectly..Love to make this..

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sunil deepak said...

Look wonderful

Anzz said...

Lovely snack, enjoyed the recipe. Will try it soon.

LeoPaw said...

Looks nice and simple.

Chitra said...

lovely snack...looks very tempting

divya said...

yummy and delicious..

julie said...

Very simple and perfect scones!!
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Vardhini said...

Simple and delicious scones.

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Kaveri said...

Awesome recipe..Looks very good.

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Anonymous said...

I've always wanted to have scones!!! Now I'll make my mom read your post, so that I can enjoy em :D
Thank you so so much for posting this :D :D

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