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Friday, October 23, 2015

Pumpkin Scones with Cinnamon Glaze

I like to get up early and bake before the sun rises on chilly fall mornings.  It makes the quiet house feel so homey and warm.  The scent of spices from these pumpkiny scones makes the kitchen even more cozy.  I can hardly wait to put on a pot of tea! 

If I start the day right, the rest of the day seems to follow with the same happy feelings.

Enjoy and have a lovely day!!

Jenn xo

Pumpkin Scones

2 cups all purpose flour
7 TBSP sugar
1 TBSP baking powder
1/2 tsp salt
1/2 tsp cinnamon
1/2 tsp pumpkin pie spice
6 TBSP cold butter, cubed
1/2 cup canned pumpkin
3 TBSP heavy cream or half-n-half
1 large egg

Cinnamon Glaze:
1/2 cup powdered sugar 
1 1/2 TBSP milk 
1/8 - 1/4 tsp cinnamon

Preheat oven to 425 degrees.

In a large bowl, whisk together dry ingredients. Quickly, while still cold, cut in the butter, using a pastry blender, or a fork, until the mixture resembles coarse meal.

In a small bowl, combine pumpkin, heavy cream and egg.  Whisk until mixed together. Fold this into the dry ingredients.  

Form dough into ball and pat into a  9" circle, about 3/4" thick. Cut the circle into 8 wedges.

Place on parchment lined or lightly greased baking sheet.  Bake 12-14 minutes, until tops are lightly browned.

Combine ingredients for the glaze and drizzle over warm scones.

Serve warm or at room temperature.  Freeze right away if not eating that day. 

Makes 8 scones.


Mary Phillips said...

Thank you!!I love scones & pumpkin!!These look so yummy!Such an inspiration :)

Primitive Stars said...

My mouth is watering, yummy.Blessings Francine.

Earlene L. said...

Oh YUM!!!!!! I will try to make some and thanks for sharing.

Draffin Bears said...

Hi Jenn,

Starting off the day with some scones and a cuppa would be a good thing - thanks for sharing the recipe.
Have a great weekend dear friend

Three Sheep Studio said...

This looks fantastic !
Can almost smell them now ;)

ctlogcabin said...

Oh My I almost missed this one.
Looks Delish as are all your recipes.
I will surely being making these.
Keep Warm & Cozy.
Love & Fall Hugs from CT ~~ Connie xox

patty said...

Made these scones today. Everyone loved
them! Perfect amount of sweetness.

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