Cheese and Herb Scones

There is nothing quite like the smell of freshly baked goods. It isn’t always sweet goodies that gets me going. The smell of these Cheese and Herb Scones had me salivating by the minute.

Cheese and Herb Scones

I felt is was time for a trusty, homey recipe and I am chuffed to share this easy scone recipe with you guys today. I have always been a bit frightened of baking, but I have to say, this recipe is a keeper.

Cheese and Herb Scones

The best thing about this effortless scone recipe is that you can add loads of different flavour variations here, whether it be savory or sweet.

Cheese and Herb Scones

I used a basic scone recipe and added extra grated mature cheddar cheese and a handful of freshly chopped herbs. Simply serve it with a strawberry jam and some grated cheddar – and you are golden.

Cheese and Herb Scones

Why don’t I bake this more often, I sometimes ask myself.

Cheese and Herb Scones

And then I remember that once you start with these babies, there’s no turning back – so make sure there’s someone special to share it with! I also made these Blueberry Yogurt Scones a while back – utterly delicious! What is your favorite topping on a fresh scone?

Cheese and Herb Scones

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Cheese and Herb Scones
A delicious and easy scone recipe with mature cheddar cheese and fresh herbs.
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Course snack
Prep Time 5 min
Cook Time 15 min
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scones
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Course snack
Prep Time 5 min
Cook Time 15 min
Servings
scones
Ingredients
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Instructions
  1. First off, preheat the oven to 180 degrees Celsius and prepare a baking tray with non stick spray or dusted with flour.
  2. Sieve the flour, baking powder and salt into a mixing bowl.
  3. Add the cheese and herbs and mix through with a spoon.
  4. Mix the egg, milk and olive oil in a separate mixing bowl.
  5. Combine the wet and dry ingredients.
  6. Dust a clean surface with flour and gently press the dough about 2 cm thick.
  7. Use a cutter to cut out about 10 disks, arrange it on the baking tray.
  8. Dab the tops of the scones with egg wash and bake for 15 minutes at 180 degrees Celsius.
  9. Leave to rest and serve warm with your choice of condiment.
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