Recipes

Scones

Ingredients
  • 10 Portions

    Self-raising Flour 300g

    Margarine 100g

    Baking Powder 1 tsp

    Sugar 20g

    Cold milk

    Sultanas 20g

    Eggs 1

    Demerara Sugar To sprinkle

     

  • 50 Portions

    Self-raising Flour 1.5kg

    Margarine 500g

    Baking Powder 1.5 tbsp

    Sugar 100g

    Cold milk

    Sultanas 100g

    Eggs 2

    Demerara Sugar To sprinkle

     

  • 100 Portions

    Self-raising Flour 3kg

    Margarine 1kg

    Baking Powder 3 tbsp

    Sugar 500g

    Cold milk

    Sultanas 500g

    Eggs 4

    Demerara Sugar To sprinkle

     

Method
  1. Using a planetary mixer, sieve the flour with the baking powder and add the sugar and margarine
  2. Mix on a slow speed until the margarine is crumbed into the flour and sugar
  3. Whisk 2 of the eggs and add to the mixture
  4. Slowly pour in the cold milk until a soft dough is achieved (which just leaves the bowl clean) DO NOT OVER MIX
  5. Leave the dough to rest for 10 minutes
  6. Roll out to a thickness of 3 cm
  7. Cut out using a scone cutter
  8. Place on a greased baking tray
  9. Beat the remaining egg
  10. Brush the top of all of the scones
  11. Sprinkle with Demerara sugar
  12. Bake in the oven at 190˚C for 15 minutes or until well risen and browned on the top
Key Points
  • The dough for this recipe can be made the day before.
Allergens

Wheat, Milk, Eggs, Sulphites