Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Raisin Scones


Raisin Scones
(Recipe adapted & modify from
Baking Library
)
 

Ingredients:
130g plain flour
20g castor sugar
1 1/4 tsp baking powder
60g salted butter, chilled & cubed
130ml whipping cream, chilled

Raisins

Method:
1.
Sift flour & baking powder into a mixing bowl. Add in sugar.  


2. Add in the cubed butter into the flour mixture until it resembles coarse flour-coated butter crumbs.

3. Pour in whipping cream & raisins. Use a spatula & stir to obtain a moist sticky dough.

4. Chill the dough for 10mins.

5. Lightly flour a work surface. Flatten the dough to about 3cm in height & cut out rounds using cookie cutter dusted with flour. Chill in fridge. Meanwhile preheat oven @ 180°C for 20mins.

6. Bake the scones for 15mins.


These scones are really soft & yummy. Even my 1.5yrs old niece love these! She munched on the scones happily & hold on to the box of scones tightly!

22 comments:

茄子 said...

你在吃着早餐吗:P
 有葡萄干的料理我都很喜欢。

cathysjoy said...

茄子,

请你吃scones ;)

Jean said...

they look crispy on the exterior and fluffy in the centre...looks really yummy!

cathysjoy said...

Jean,
Yes, very yummy indeed :)

美牙 said...

good to go with a cup of coffee ^^

cathysjoy said...

 美牙,Oh, that will be great! ;)

Jane said...

 Oh oh, goes well with some jam and whipping cream. However, I usually don't bother with the whipping cream. This looks good enough on its own!Btw, you forgot to add "raisins" in your list of ingredients. :p That's free play is it, as much as we like! :)

cathysjoy said...

 Jane,
Opps! Thanks for pointing out my mistake! Hahaha ;)

Min said...

Good for breakfast! I miss eating scones so much,  hope I can bake it this weekends :)

cathysjoy said...

Min,
Looking forward to your scones ;)

neyeeloh said...

I made scones once and I love it with lots of butter... yum yum 

bakertan said...

you're making me crave for scones. yummy yummy.. 

 I'm thinking chocolate scones for this month since its a month for chocoholics. 

cathysjoy said...

Bakertan,
Haha, I thought of adding choco chips before as well but then in the end I wanted to use up my raisins in fridge instead :)

cathysjoy said...

Neyeeloh,
I love scones too! These scones taste yummy too without extra butter ;)

jess said...

beautiful scones!

PreciousMoments said...

your niece is so cute.  already know what is good stuff.

Yummykoh2009 said...

These scones look good. 

Kristy said...

Oooo...you just tmepted me to make some!
Thanks for sharing. Enjoy & have a great day.
Kristy 

cathysjoy said...

Thanks ah jess ;)

cathysjoy said...

Edith,
Yes! She really loves the scones & refused to give anyone else, hugged the box so tightly while her mouth is busy munching ;)

cathysjoy said...

Yummykoh,
Yes they were indeed ;)

cathysjoy said...

Kristy,
Yes, you must try baking them, they were really good ;)

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