How to Make Scones

How to Make Scones


250g or two cups or self raising flour
25g of butter or margarine
0.25 pint or half a cup of milk or sour cream
One beaten egg
Pinch of salt


Pre heat the oven to 200C / Gas Mark 6.

Sift the dry ingredients together and then rub in the butter. Pour in the sour cream/milk and then add the beaten egg in the centre of the mixture and mix to obtain a soft elastic dough.

Turn out onto a floured surface and roll out to about 0.5 inch thickness. Cut out rounds with a cutter (or cup if no cutter). Prick the rounds with a fork.

Bake in the pre heated oven for 10-15 minutes or until cooked.

Serve with jam and cream.

How to Make Scones

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