All posts tagged: scones

Sour cream scones

How often do you find a carton of sour cream or buttermilk in the fridge which has to be used and you need a quick simple recipe to avoid throwing it away. I love sour cream and chocolate and have featured some pretty good cakes […]

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Orange almond scones

  It's a pretty miserable bank holiday Monday- nothing too surprising in that- so a good excuse to develop some fail safe flavours and incorporate in a scone. I used my new Lakeland silicone bakeware – it is sold at as a cake pan but […]

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Chocolate and pear scones

  Admit it, I had your attention at 'chocolate' and you also know what a match pear is with chocolate (think no further than pears belle Helene) so this is one combination to add to your scone portfolio. Joy the baker includes a version with […]


Orange cranberry scones

Perfect for the holiday season- cranberries and orange, a perfect match. I mixed my ingredients in a Thermomix on turbo pulse, but you can make these as you normally make scones, by hand, or in a stand mixer. You'll need 400g self raising flour 15g […]


You can never have too many cake pans..

Hold that thought! Many of us will have had the shameful count of the number of pairs of black shoes, jeans, 'essential' tops in our closet, but my shameful excess (well the only one I am divulging here) relates to having two houses and therefore […]


Chocolate fruit scones

The obsession to test more of the recipes in the Thermomix book I love chocolate continues. A word of warning though- buy the book, work your way through the book, have lots of friend, family, kids round to eat it! Scones are always a super […]