Cinnamon Chip Scones

29 Jun

My son’s baseball team party happened to be in the morning following an early game. So everyone brought breakfast items to share. I brought these and these.

One mom brought Cinnamon Chip Scones. What is a cinnamon chip? Well, I don’t know exactly, but Hershey makes them and I am told that only Albertson’s carries them (at least in our area).

When I opened the bag the smell of the cinnamon chips immediately reminded me of Quaker’s cinnamon flavor instant oatmeal. I think they’d be great in oatmeal cookies. More on that to come…

Many thanks to Kristen Dockan for sharing the recipe:

Combine the following

3 1/4 cups flour
1/3 cup sugar
2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt

With 1/2 cup butter until mixture is crumbly.

Add 1 cup buttermilk

Stir in 5 oz cinnamon chips (about half a bag).

Gently knead a few times. Divide dough in half and pat each half into a 7 inch circle. Brush with butter and generously sprinkle with sugar. Cut each circle into 6 wedges. Separate wedges and place on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake at 400 for about 20 minutes or until lightly brown. Remove to rack to cool.

Enjoy!

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3 Responses to “Cinnamon Chip Scones”

  1. Jenny June 29, 2011 at 8:19 am #

    Continue to be amazed with your baking skills. You are amazing! I love this blog, and I think you have a true talent. Have you thought about doing this for Parenting magazine, or cooking magazine? This is amazing!!!

    • whoopiecookie July 1, 2011 at 11:45 am #

      Thanks! We’re quickly approaching the one year mark since we started this little blog. We’re pretty excited about it. We hope there are lots more fabulous things to come! From your lips to the editors’ ears!

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