Scone Recipes

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Simple Scones

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Make a holiday breakfast -- or afternoon tea -- really special with these sweet bakery treats.

World's Best Scones! From Scotland to the Savoy to the U.S.

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My grandmother is Scottish and her family made GREAT scones.... In search of the best scone recipe in the world I have adapted their recipe with my own touches and with the famous scone recipe from the world renowned Savoy hotel in London. I now believe I have adapted the BEST SCONE RECIPE IN THE WORLD!

Cream Scones

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Scones are a kind of sweet biscuit. They are very common in the United Kingdom. Here is a pretty good recipe that I made after a lot of trial and error. These are quite easy. You can add a bit more sugar if you want. These taste awesome with grape or blackberry jelly!

Hazelnut Chocolate Chip Scones

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Delicious 'pick-me-up-snack' any time of the day for chocolate chip lovers.

Air Fryer Mini Blueberry Scones

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Mini blueberry scones sprinkled with a sugary orange topping are easy to make in your air fryer and will delight your brunch guests in just 30 minutes.

Blueberry Orange Scones with White Chocolate Chunks

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A triple combination of deliciousness. These scones are sure to vanish quickly.

Easy Cheese and Garlic Scones

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This is my favorite, very simple, recipe for savory scones. They are wonderful served hot, spread with a little butter, and eaten alongside a steamy hot soup. It's important not to over handle these scones, as they will be heavy and tough.

Delicious Sweet Potato Scones

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An easy, tasty, nutritious recipe I created to serve at breakfast and help use up the 300 pounds of sweet potatoes my son grows every year.

Brunch Scones

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I enjoy scones with morning tea or just an afternoon snack. Serve warm with clotted cream and strawberry jam.

Scottish Oat Scones

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These are delicious and won't last long.

Blueberry Buttermilk Scones

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Delicious blueberry scones for an anytime snack. Serve with fresh sliced strawberry and banana.

Grandma Johnson's Scones

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A basic scone recipe that really does the trick. Tried and tested through 3 generations of kids. Simply the best anywhere!

Inspiration and Ideas

Scrumptious British Scones in Less Than 30 Minutes

Simpler and less sweet than American versions, these have raisins or currants as the only mix-ins.

Easy Scone Recipes

These recipes have few ingredients and few steps, and produce stunning, delicious results. Bake them and enjoy!


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This is part biscuit, part scone, and all delicious! Brush with milk before baking, if desired.