Whole Wheat Apple Scones

  • stargirl23 Posted: 09/12/09
    Worthy of a Special Occasion

    I thought the texture of these scones was fantastic, very moist and soft. I also though they were a bit bland. Next time I think I'll add currants and some extra seasoning, but I will for sure be making these again.

  • smd1212 Posted: 10/18/09
    Worthy of a Special Occasion

    Per other reviewers, increased cinnamon to 1-1/2 tsp. and nutmeg to 1/4 tsp. and added 1/2 tsp. allspice. Also added dried cranberries and increased sugar sprinkled on top to about 1 T. (my husband and son like SWEET!) Worth the extra sugar to get them to eat whole wheat scones! Delicious, moist, terrific flavor - definitely an addition to my baking rotation.

  • Treadwell Posted: 03/19/13
    Worthy of a Special Occasion

    Very good recipe. Great way to get whole wheat into baked goods my kids and husband eat up.

  • EllenDeller Posted: 09/02/13
    Worthy of a Special Occasion

    The texture of these scones is just wonderful, but they do need a flavor boost and thus my "good solid" but needs something ranking. I added 1/4 tsp. nutmeg, 1/2 tsp. cardamon, and an extra 1/2 tsp of cinnamon. Also added about 1/4 cup of chopped walnuts and about 1/3 cup golden raisins, though I'd use dried cranberries next time. Mixed in butter in the food processor, just like a pie crust--lots easier! Might toast the walnuts first to get even more flavor.


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