Breaking Down the Difference Between Biscuits and Scones

What is the difference between biscuits and scones? It’s mostly a matter of texture—airy and flaky versus rich and crumbly—and the ratio of ingredients that it takes to achieve each. Begin with flour...

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ISO - recipe for whole wheat scones from Living the G. I. Diet

by pâté chinois 5 years ago

This is a great, healthy and versatile recipe for scones, which comes with a savoury (green onions and flax I think) and a sweet (apricots?) variation. I lost my book and would love to make it agai...

*April 2009 COTM* Breakfast, Lunch, Tea: Eggs, Pancakes, and Scones

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by foxy fairy 11 years ago

**April 2009 Cookbook of the Month is Breakfast, Lunch, Tea: The Many Little Meals of Rose Bakery by Rose Carrarini. Please post your full-length reviews of recipes for EGGS, PANCAKES, and SCONE...

What would YOU do for a scone recipe?"

by nofunlatte 5 years ago


Buttermilk scones -- what if you didn't use any cream?

by pitu 5 years ago

Have you ever made an all-buttermilk scone? I like the idea of extra tang in a savory scone, but really I just don't want to go to the store because it's too damn cold in the northeast this week. I...

ATK blueberry scone recipe

by tweetie 12 years ago

I recently saw these being made and would love the recipe but as you know it's not available unless you suscribe to the site and I no longer get the magazine. Would someone share, please? I'd als...

Cranberry Orange Walnut Scone or Muffin recipe wanted

by Diane in Bexley 5 years ago

Have tried Joy of Cooking recipe, not working out, too dry, not enough fruit or nuts. Want to use real cranberries, not dried. Have tried OJ, buttermilk and milk for liquid. Any help would be appre...

Feta Herb Scones

by EllieS 9 years ago

Does anyone have a good recipe for feta herb scones? Specifically like the ones sold by Bread Alone at the greenmarkets in NYC. Thanks!

Help with scones spreading out too much

by michaelnrdx 10 years ago

I've made Cheeseboard's recipe for corn-cherry scones twice now and have had them spreading out too much in the oven (flattening into a cookie almost!). Here is the recipe: http://www.mycookingblog...

Desperate British housewife seeking scones in Westchester

by Madge 15 years ago

Read about this site in a local paper and thought the people here might be able to help. I have been craving scones (outside the city somewhere in westchester.) I am a big fan of Sarabeths in the...

anyone know if restaurants and/or bakeries use mixes for scones, biscuits, etc?

by pazzadacibo 6 years ago

today i ordered breakfast delivered from a local bakery & when i included scones, the owner said he was about to bake them & they would be ready in 15-20 minutes & would i mind waiting? so this go...

Best scones in London

by monnyc 6 years ago

After having fantastic scones/strawberry jam at Brown's, we've been looking unsuccessfully for a place to reproduce the experience, but not necessarily another afternoon tea. Any recommendation...


by dimsumgirl 6 years ago

Anyone have any ideas for using up leftover homemade cranberry sauce in scones?

Who has the best Scones?

by SirEatsAlot 16 years ago

I always crave the La Brea Bakery Maple Pecan Scone and occasionaly Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf has a decent Blueberry Scone. The whole Foods in Torrance had a good Cranberry Scone last time I visited...

Vodka in Scone Recipe?

by sbp 7 years ago

I'm going to make blueberry scones this weekend. Looking at the recipe (which calls for buttermilk), it occurred to me that substituting vodka for some of the buttermilk might help avoid toughness....

Who has best scones in Twins Cities

by sdalton29 7 years ago

Wanted to ask where to get real scones in the Twin Cities. Yesterday, I was at cafe and they had scones, but were literally biscuits with fruit in them.

Bread-like scones?

by sisterfunkhaus 7 years ago

There is a coffee show ,that I frequent, that serves scones that are very fluffy, like bread, but they have they crust of a scone. Does anyone have any ideas as to how to make scones a little brea...

Best Scones In NY?

by hungrytime 7 years ago

My husband loves scones, but I'm gluten intolerant, so I am asking the help my fellow chowhounders, where can I find the best scones in NY to surprise him with? Thanks!

scones by the bunch

by tweetie 7 years ago

I'm looking for a bakery to provide scones, preferably mini ones, for a tea room that will be opening in a historic house museum in Lexington, preferably a place that will deliver. Concord Tea cak...

What else can you use an aebleskiver / golf ball / gem scone pan for?

by ursy_ten 7 years ago

I picked up a nice little cast iron gem scone pan at the flea market this morning. I've made my first batch of gem scones, and a batch of kanom krok... I'm inspired by this slightly different wa...

Perfect scones

by dubchild 7 years ago

Had breakfast with a friend at Stock in the Trump tower, his choice. I've been once before for lunch and the burger was excellent. My only complaint with the place is that it's over priced. I sh...