Scones are so versatile. They can be served for breakfast, afternoon snack or with a hot cup of tea. These Cinnamon Apple Scones are a tasty alternative to the regular scones.
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 35 minutes
- 2 cups flour
- 1/4 cup sugar
- 2 teaspoons baking powder
- 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 2 teaspoons cinnamon
- 1/4 cup cold butter, coarsely chopped
- 1 apple - cored, peeled, and coarsely chopped
- 1/2 cup milk, plus
- 2 tablespoons cinnamon-sugar mixture
With a wire whisk mix flour, sugar, baking powder, soda, salt and cinnamon. Cut in butter with pastry blender. Stir in apple. Make a well in center and pour in 1/2 cup milk. Mix until soft dough forms. Dump onto flour pastry board. With floured hands knead 8 to 10 times. Pat into 10-inch circle. Place on lightly greased cookie sheet. Brush with milk and sprinkle with cinnamon-sugar mixture. Cut into 8 wedges.
Bake Cinnamon Apple Scones at 425 degrees F. for 15 minutes or until browned.