Tiny Tea Scones
Servings Prep Time
52tiny scones 15minutes
Cook Time
Servings Prep Time
52tiny scones 15minutes
Cook Time
  • 2cups flour
  • 4tsp baking powder
  • 1/2tsp salt
  • 6Tbsps unsalted butterroom temperature
  • 4Tbsps 10% creamsee note below if using whole milk
  • 5Tbsps wateror 2/3 cup whole milk instead of cream and water
  • 1 egg
Orange Butter
  • 1/4cup unsalted butter
  • 5 canned mandarin segments
  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees.
  2. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper of silpat liner.
  3. Whisk cream, water and egg together. Reserve 1 Tbsp egg mix for egg wash for the dough.
  4. Add dry ingredients and butter to the food processor. Pulse a few times until it is grainy and butter is evenly distributed. It will dry and crumbly.
  5. Add the egg mixture and pulse to incorporate. Dough will be rough and still crumbly.
  6. Remove dough from food processor to a work surface. Knead the dough 8-10 times until it forms a dough ball that is relatively smooth and holds together.
  7. Roll out using a bit of additional flour if needed to a 1 ” circle. Don’t use much or dough will be too dry.
  8. Using the a cookie cutter of glass of your choice, cut out the scones. Rewrap the scraps and roll out again. Cut out additional scones. Try to use a light hand when re working the dough so the scones don’t come out tough.
  9. Place scones on baking sheet(s) and brush with the reserved egg wash.
  10. Bake at 425 degrees for about 13 minutes. Scones should be puffy and golden brown.
  11. Remove from oven and allow to cool. Serve with flavoured butters and jam.
Orange Butter
  1. Mash the butter and mandarin segments together until the orange pieces are evenly distributed. Serve with Scones.
Recipe Notes
Nutrition Facts
Tiny Tea Scones
Amount Per Serving
Calories 44 Calories from Fat 9
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 1g 2%
Saturated Fat 1g 5%
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.005g
Monounsaturated Fat 0.04g
Cholesterol 4mg 1%
Sodium 44mg 2%
Potassium 14mg 0%
Total Carbohydrates 7g 2%
Dietary Fiber 0.3g 1%
Sugars 0.002g
Protein 1g 2%
Vitamin A 1%
Vitamin C 0.02%
Calcium 2%
Iron 2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.