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White chocolate and cranberry scone

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White chocolate and cranberry scone
White chocolate and cranberry scone
  • Serves: 8-10

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  • Skill level: Easy peasy

  • Costs: Mid-price

This recipe adds a touch of luxury to the humble, classic scone. Rich white chocolate and sharp cranberries offer great variety to this baked goodie. A soft delicious texture, serve this moreish treat with thick clotted cream and strawberry jam for an extra sweet finish. Nutella or melted chocolate wouldn’t go a miss either. Cut in half and sandwich together.

Ingredients

  • 225g self-raising flour
  • ¼tsp salt
  • 55g softened butter
  • 20g caster sugar
  • 50g dried cranberries
  • 50g white chocolate chips
  • 150ml milk
  • 1 egg

These scones are best served warm with jam and clotted cream

Method

  1. Preheat oven to 425F/220C/Fan 200C/Gas Mark 7 and grease a baking sheet
  2. Mix together the flour and salt and rub in the butter. Mix in the sugar, cranberries and chocolate chips
  3. Pour in the milk and mix to a soft dough. Turn out onto a floured surface and knead lightly
  4. Form into a large ball and place onto the baking sheet
  5. Pat down to about 3cm thick and score lines across the top, dividing it into 8 or 10 slices
  6. Brush the top with the beaten egg and bake for 15 to 20 minutes, or until well risen and golden brown. Transfer to a wire rack and allow to cool

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Caca2002

could you use fresh raspberries instead of cranberries and would t be same weight or less? Possibly leave it too soggy?

rhinos

sounds great yum yum

dinkic

I cannot wait to try this, will bake tomorrow if I get time

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