Maple Glazed Brown Sugar Cinnamon Scones

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INGREDIENTS

  • 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 3 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 pinch salt*
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup half and half cream
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla

MAPLE SYRUP GLAZE

  • 1/2 cup powdered / icing sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 tablespoons maple syrup
  • 1/2 tablespoon cream half and half

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Pre-heat oven to 375°, line a cookie sheet with parchment paper.
  2. In a medium bowl beat eggs, then beat in cream, brown sugar and vanilla.
  3. In a large bowl whisk together flour, baking powder, salt and cinnamon.  Then cut in butter until you have a crumb mixture.  Make a well in the centre and add the beaten egg mixture, stir just until combined.
  4. Turn onto a floured flat surface and knead gently into an 8 inch circle.  Place on prepared cookie sheet and cut into 8-10 triangles, separate the scones, so they aren’t touching.  Brush with a little milk, sprinkle with sugar and bake for approximately 14-16 minutes.  Let cool completely before frosting.

MAPLE SYRUP GLAZE

  1. In a small bowl combine powdered sugar, vanilla and maple syrup if it is too thick add 1/2 tablespoon of half and half, mix until smooth.

Nutrition

Calories: 174kcal | Carbohydrates: 36g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 33mg | Sodium: 16mg | Potassium: 179mg | Sugar: 13g | Vitamin A: 60IU | Calcium: 72mg | Iron: 1.6mg

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