Chickens in the Road Forum

A A A
Avatar

Please consider registering
guest

sp_LogInOut Log In sp_Registration Register

Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search

— Forum Scope —




— Match —





— Forum Options —





Minimum search word length is 3 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters

sp_Feed Topic RSS sp_TopicIcon
Cream Scones
February 16, 2010
5:54 pm
Avatar
quietstorm
Southern NH
Mighty Chicken
Members
Forum Posts: 252
Member Since:
February 10, 2009
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Cream Scones

2 cups flour

4 tsp baking powder

2 tsp sugar

1/2 tsp salt

4TBSP butter

2 eggs

1/3 c milk and water in equal parts

mix and sift flour, baking powder, sugar & salt. 

work in butter with tips of fingers

add eggs well beaten (reserve a small amountof unbeaten egg white) and cream (I think she means the milk mixture here as there was no cream in the ingredient list – unless she meant cream in the ingredient list instead of milk…)

toss on a floured board – roll to 3/4inch thickness

cut in squares – brush with egg white – sprinkle with sugar and bake in a hot oven 15 minutes

Alis volat propriis

February 16, 2010
5:59 pm
Avatar
CindyP
Hart, MI
Admin
Forum Posts: 7942
Member Since:
October 17, 2008
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Was cream maybe a common word for milk???  I don't know....throwing that out there!

“Learn all you can from the mistakes of others. You won’t have time to make them all yourself.”  ― Alfred Sheinwold

February 17, 2010
9:25 am
Avatar
lavenderblue
WNY
Mighty Chicken
Members
Forum Posts: 260
Member Since:
February 3, 2010
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

quitestorm-thanks again, probably it was one of those deals where she used cream if she had it, if not milk would do. why it had to be thinned down with water I don't know. It could also be the fact that you work the butter in differently. creaming it in. Don't know, I'll experiment.

Progress might have been all right once, but it has gone on too long.  Ogden Nash

Forum Timezone: America/New_York

Most Users Ever Online: 183

Currently Online:
44 Guest(s)

Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)

Top Posters:

Leahld22: 2738

Joelle: 2720

Ross: 2426

MaryB: 1783

JeannieB: 1500

Member Stats:

Guest Posters: 15

Members: 7708

Moderators: 3

Admins: 4

Forum Stats:

Groups: 1

Forums: 14

Topics: 3494

Posts: 67310

Newest Members:

My Kayla, Alex Kutler, Doc Harold, hongwei28, Grace, rrtdat

Moderators: Pete: 8497, wvhomecanner: 3159, Flatlander: 1643

Administrators: Suzanne McMinn: 7368, emiline220: 16, CindyP: 7942, BuckeyeGirl: 4921





Sign up for the Chickens in the Road Newsletter





Sections

  1. The Farmhouse Blog
  2. The Chickens in the Road Forum
  3. Farm Bell Recipes

Latest Posts on the Farmhouse Blog:

Daily Farm






If you would like to help support the overhead costs of this website, you may donate. Thank you!


Forum Buzz



Site Info

Privacy Policy, Disclosure, Disclaimer, and Terms of Use

Contact