Cape Cod Cranberry Scones Recipe

Step 1

Preheat oven to 400F.

Step 2

In mixing bowl, combine flour, baking powder and baking soda; cut in butter with pastry blended or two knives. Stir in cranberries, orange peel and sugar; stir in buttermilk just until ingredients are moist- ened. working on floured surface, shape dough into two 8-inch circles, 1/2-inch thick. Cut each circle into eight wedges and place on ungreased cookie sheet.

Step 3

Bake for 12 to 15 minutes, until lightly browned.

Things You'll Need

  • 2 1/2c Flour
  • 2 1/2t Baking powder
  • 1/2t Baking soda
  • 3/4c Butter or margarine
  • 1c Cranberries; coarsely choppe
  • 2t Orange peel; grated
  • 2/3c Sugar
  • 1/2c Buttermilk or sour milk

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