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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 12
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 460.2
  • Total Fat: 26.5 g
  • Cholesterol: 66.7 mg
  • Sodium: 320.4 mg
  • Total Carbs: 50.2 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 2.5 g
  • Protein: 4.8 g

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Dried Cherry Almond Scones

Submitted by: KPUCCIO1

Introduction

Buttery and not low fat, but recipe can be adapted by making smaller portions as desired. The 12 = 465 calories apiece, so this is a treat. Buttery and not low fat, but recipe can be adapted by making smaller portions as desired. The 12 = 465 calories apiece, so this is a treat.
Number of Servings: 12

Ingredients

    3 C. all purpose flour
    3/4 c. gran. sugar
    1 T. baking powder
    1 lemon, zested
    pinch salt
    1/2 t. cinnamon
    1 1/2 sticks cold butter, cut into pea-sized pieces
    1 c. dried cherries
    1/2 c. slivered almonds, toasted
    1 c. half & half
    turbinado sugar for garnishing

Directions

Preheat oven to 375 F.
Combine dry ingredients and lemon zest. Add the butter and rub with fingertips into the dry stuff until a coarse meal texture. Add cherries and almonds, then the liquid a little at a time. Form dough into two equal sized rounds, about 1" thick. Cut each into 6 wedges. Transfer to parchment lined baking sheet and sprinkle each generously with turbinado sugar. Bake approx. 25 minutes, turning pan at halfway through.

Serving Size: makes 12 scones

Number of Servings: 12

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user KPUCCIO1.





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