Tag: #scones

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Sweet Potato Scones

‘Sweet potato imparts a caramelized flavour without the addition of excessive refined sugar.

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Orange Ricotta Scones – butterless and no added sugar

So much citrus this time of the year and these scones are a real treat, just divine, without any added sugar or butter,

Chocolate Cherry Chubbies…. an Irish soda bread recipe

An old shop front in the City * I made these Chubbies a couple of weeks ago when I was working with Mrs Hennessy on a number of Irish recipes for a newspaper spread but did not feature them at the time. I used an Irish soda bread recipe and added chocolate and maraschino cherries. They are very! rustic in appearance, certainly not suitable … Read More Chocolate Cherry Chubbies…. an Irish soda bread recipe

Fresh mint and caper scones

  These scones just out of my oven are delicious. I think the combination of flavors is a winner as you have the sweetness of the fresh mint, the distinct sharpness of the caper and lots of freshly ground black pepper. The caper retains its moisture and color after baking and the moistness in the scone gives it a very pleasing texture.   You … Read More Fresh mint and caper scones

Parmesan and Rose Peppercorn Scones

A day of humidity, close cloudy skies but for me a glorious day everyday on this little Mediterranean island. Today I am going to mum’s for tea and although she adores my cakes and pastries, she prefers something savory so I am making some Parmesan and Rose Peppercorn Scones and I use the basic recipe from Delia’s online cookery course www.deliaonline.co.uk. I omit the … Read More Parmesan and Rose Peppercorn Scones