Homemade scones

Homemade scones are one of Ireland’s most famous pastries. Perfect for an afternoon tea , or for breakfast , they are often eaten with fresh cream and jam . Occasionally you find scone bread which a loaf using the same recipe , which is delicious for sandwiches.

Homemade sconesIngredients:

Makes 6 scones:

*225 grs of self raising flour

*150 ml of buttermilk

*30 grs of sugar

*25 grs of butter( at room temperature)

*1 pinch of salt


1.Preheat the oven at 220 degrees Celsius.

2.In a mixing bowl , combine the flour, salt,sugar and butter together . Add the buttermilk .

3.Quickly knead to make a soft dough.

4.On a floured surface , roll out the dough to an inch thickness and cut 6 scones using a cookie cutter dipped in flour.

5.Place the scones on baking tray lined with greaseproof paper , brush some milk on the scones and bake for 10 minutes.

6.Once cooked chill for 10 minutes on a wire rack before eating.

Bon appetit.

5 thoughts on “Homemade scones

  1. Your food is really sexy. And once I saw these scones I was in love with your blog..Keep posting and i will keep following, Love!

  2. Reblogged this on Annie's Blog and commented:
    #Sexycuisine is where it’s at. As soon as I saw these scones I was like Oh yea I can work with this recipe. Maybe add some blueberries, or just jam.. Take a peak at all this Sexy Chef has to offer..

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