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Coconut Cherry Scones Recipe

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This recipe for Coconut Cherry Scones, by , is from Joyce Manwiller's Recipe Box, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Joyce Manwiller
Added: Wednesday, January 9, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 cups all-purpose flour
1/4 c sugar
2 1/2 tsp baking powder
1/4 tsp salt
1/2 cup cold butter
1 egg - beaten
1/2 cup half and half (low fat)
1/3 c sweetened flaked coconut
1/2 cup dried cherries - chopped
1 tsp freshly grated lemon peel
1 Tbs coarse grain or decorator sugar

Directions:
Directions:
Heat oven to 375F

Combine flour, sugar, baking powder and salt in a medium bowl; cut in butter with a pastry blender or fork until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Combine egg, half and half, coconut, cherries and lemon peel in a small bowl. Add to flour mixture. Stir just until flour mixture is moistened. Turn dough onto a lightly floured surface; knead lightly 8 to 10 times. Pat dough into 7" circle. Place onto a greased baking sheet. Cut into 8 wedges. (Do not separate) Sprinkle with coarse sugar. Bake for 20 -25 minutes or until golden brown. Cool for 15 minutes. Cut wedges apart; Remove from baking sheet.

Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
20 minutes

 

 

 

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