Basic Buttermilk Scones | Buttermilk Biscuits





Classic Buttermilk Scones or Biscuits


Ingredients
  • 1 3/4 cups all purpose flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 5 tbs chilled butter
  • 3/4 to 1 cup buttermilk

Directions
Preheat oven to 450 degrees F.In a large bowl combine flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt.Cut in cold butter using pastry blender or food processor until it resemble bread crumbs. Make a well in the center, add buttermilk. stir just until the dough comes away from the sides of the bowl.Gather the dough and gently knead it 3 or 4 times.Transfer the dough to a lightly floured surface  and roll it into 3/4 inch thick disk . With a pastry cutter cut the dough into rounds. Lightly brush the  biscuits with cream and sprinkle some sugar on top.Bake until lightly browned, 12 to 15 minutes.




Comments

  1. perfectly baked...lovely n yummy!

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  2. fluffy scones..perfectly done

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  3. Perfect.... I've always wantyed to try this!

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  4. post me some vrinda..... i have send you my address

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  5. They look soooo yum...

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  6. Lovely scones and these are great during teatime.

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  7. Buttermilk does do some wonderful things as an ingredient in scones! Lovely texture and presentation on these. Delicious post!

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  8. very innovative and yummilicious that too with the addition of buttermilk.

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  9. WOw they came out super fabulous.

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  10. all your bakes are always so perfect. love the scones.

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  11. wow..absolutey delicious,crisp ones,Vrinda..love to have with tea:-)

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  12. They look nice and crispy.Great for my afternoon tea.

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  13. looks perfect and so soft.. I love it
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  14. Such a simple recipe and just what I was planning to bake this weekend :) Love the pics!

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  15. Extremely awesome scones, looks so delicious....

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  16. Cute and yummy,nice recipe,thanks for sharing.

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  17. The scones look out of the world.

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  18. Looks incredible and super tempting..

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  19. @skaterina its 450 degrees F. forgot to mention in the recipe,added...

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