Bake Scones Easily and Perfectly.

To bake Scones you will need :

  • 3 ¼ cup plain flour
  • 1 cup unsalted butter very cold
  • 1 cup buttermilk (very cold)
  • 2tspn baking powder
  • ¼ tsp bicarbonate of soda
  • 1tsp salt
  • 3 tspn granulated sugar

How to bake scones :

Add flour ,salt,sugar,baking powder, bicarbonate of soda in a mixing bowl combine with a fork

Grate the butter using a kitchen grater inside the dry ingredients mixture, use a fork to combine until you reach bread crumbs like mixture .

Place the bowl in the refrigerator for about 15minutes

Remove from the refrigerator and add very cold buttermilk gradually and at the same time mixing with a fork.

Add about 1 tblspn of flour on your working surface and pour your dough ( that is not fully combined at this point but don’t add any extra buttermilk)

Use your hands to mix the dough, eventually it will combine and form a rectangle

Use a dough cutter and cut the rectangle into half, Place the other half on top of the other, and roll into a 1 cm thick rectangle using a rolling pin

Now take your biscuit cutter, cut into desired shapes.

Brush with milk before baking into a preheated oven of 180degrees for about 20 to 25mins.

Now you know How to bake scones

Enjoy your English Scones.

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