Apricot Cream Scones. Apricot Cream Cheese Scones We love the bright flavor and color of apricots in scones; cream cheese lends these added richness. We also love using our Pastry Flour Blend. Its lower protein content yields a final product that's more tender and delicate than that of a higher protein flour.
While staying with my aunt and uncle, I made several batches of scones in a quest to create a new recipe. DIRECTIONS In a medium-sized mixing bowl, whisk together the flour, sugar, baking powder and salt. Cut in the cream cheese and butter, using your fingers, a pastry blender, fork, or a mixer, until the mixture resembles coarse cornmeal, then stir in the apricots. You can have Apricot Cream Scones using 8 ingredients and 10 steps. Here is how you cook that.
Ingredients of Apricot Cream Scones
- You need 2 cups of all-purpose flour.
- You need 1 Tablespoon of baking powder.
- It’s 1/2 teaspoon of salt.
- Prepare 1/4 cup of sugar.
- Prepare 3/4 cup of chopped dried apricots.
- You need 1 1/4 cups of heavy cream.
- Prepare 3 Tablespoons of butter(melted).
- It’s 2 Tablespoons of sugar.
In a separate bowl whisk together the egg, vanilla and milk. Apricot Cream Scones Apricot with a touch of orange makes these Apricot Cream Scones perfect for an afternoon break, relaxing on the porch with a fresh brew of your favorite tea or coffee! Turn dough onto surface dusted with Bisquick; roll in Bisquick to coat. For scones, combine the dry ingredients in a large bowl.
Apricot Cream Scones step by step
- Chop dried apricots.
- Preheat oven to 425•F.
- Combine flour, baking powder, salt. And sugar in mixing bowl, stirring with a fork to mix well..
- Add dried apricots and mix. Still using a fork stir in the cream and mix until dough hold together in a rough mass(dough will be sticky).
- Lightly flour your board and transfer the dough to it. Knead the dough 8-9 times..
- Pat dough into 10 inch circle(to make mini scones split dough in half and pat into two 5 inch circles).
- For the glaze spread the melted butter over the top and side of the circle then sprinkle sugar on top..
- Cut circle into 12 wedges(or 8 wedges each for mini scones).
- Place on ungreased baking sheet or silpat, allowing about an inch between pieces..
- Bake for about 15 minutes(10 minutes for mini's) or until golden brown..
Cut in butter until mixture resembles fine crumbs. Add the apricots, pecans and orange zest. Combine the flour, baking powder, salt, and sugar in a bowl, stirring with a fork to mix well. Still using a fork, stir in the cream and mix until the dough holds together in a. Combine flour, apricots, sugar, orange zest, baking powder, baking soda and salt in bowl.