Well, they sometimes say the more the merrier so we’ve added an additional fruity flavor to our Cherry Scones Recipe. We’ve opted for something that’s a bit zesty and has that citrus flavor in every bite. Have a go at our Cherry Orange Scones Recipe.

How To Make Cherry Orange Scones

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Cherries and oranges make-up the perfect combo for this tasty scone recipe.
Preparation:
15 mins
Cooking:
40 mins
Total:
55 mins
Serves:
8

Ingredients

  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 1 tbsp baking powder
  • 1 tbsp orange rind grated
  • 1/3 cup butter
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 2/3 cup dried cherries
  • 3 cup flour

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350°
  • Combine butter, salt, sour cream, and sugar into a mixer. Mix ingredients until smooth.
  • Next, combine flour, baking powder, dried cherries, and orange rind and mix ingredients together.
  • Add in the sour cream mixture to the dry ingredients and mix. Continue to mix until you get a nice doughy form.
  • Divide dough into 8-10 equal parts.
  • Grease baking sheet first before baking scones for 30-40 minutes or until lightly brown.
  • Serve with butter or heavy cream. You may also substitute other dried berries for the cherries if you desire.

Nutrition Facts

Calories: 360kcal | Carbohydrates: 53g | Protein: 6g | Fat: 14g | Saturated Fat: 8g | Cholesterol: 35mg | Sodium: 325mg | Potassium: 91mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 15g | Vitamin A: 774IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 138mg | Iron: 3mg