This is a lighter scone version that goes well with a warm drink in the morning and is an easy recipe for kids to try.
Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Lightly grease a baking sheet.
Whisk flour, muffin mix, brown sugar, baking powder, nutmeg, and salt together in a bowl. Cut butter into flour mixture using a pastry blender or fork until it resembles coarse crumbs.
Combine apple and dried cranberries together in a bowl; mix into flour mixture.
Beat half-and-half and egg together in a bowl until frothy; slowly stir into flour mixture using a rubber spatula until dough forms. Knead dough 4 to 5 times. Roll dough into a rectangle onto a lightly floured work surface using your hands. Cut rectangle in half diagonally and each half into 4 triangles, making 8 triangles. Arrange triangles on the prepared baking sheet.
Whisk egg white and confectioners' sugar together in a bowl; brush over each triangle.
Bake in the preheated oven until scones are golden brown, about 20 minutes.
Per Serving: 313 calories; protein 5.7g; carbohydrates 46.2g; fat 11.9g; cholesterol 52.5mg; sodium 319.9mg.
The quality of the flour can make a real difference to your bread. Different makers do vary. Extra-strong or Canadian flours, which are naturally higher in gluten, may give you a better rise than standard bread flours – especially if you’re making wholemeal bread , which doesn’t always getting bigger as well as clear bread.
To make this in a dough , add all the menus to your breadmaker and follow the makers instructions.
A bread first rising can be make in the fridge 24 hours . This slows down the time it takes to rise to double its size, giving it a deeper flavour. It’s also a great limit , as you can start it night before , then finish it off the next day.