Scrumptious Scones
Yield: 4 - 6 servings Cooking Time: 30 minutes Difficulty: Easy

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 375 ºF.
  2. Sift flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt.
  3. Add raisins and stir.
  4. Beat cream cheese until smooth. Add 1 egg, milk, whipping cream and orange zest.  Mix well.
  5. Spoon flour into cream cheese mixture until thoroughly mixed.
  6. Spray baking sheet with non-stick cooking spray.
  7. Spoon the batter 2 tablespoons at a time creating small dollops throughout the cookie sheet, leaving a half-inch space between each one.
  8. Brush dough with remaining egg.
  9. Bake for 15 minutes.

Equipment:

Mixing Bowl
Hand Mixer
Baking Sheet
Spoons

Ingredients

  • 2 cups - whole-wheat flour
  • ¼ cup - sugar
  • 1 tablespoon - baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon - baking soda
  • ½ teaspoon - salt
  • 8 ounces - cream cheese, softened
  • ½ cup - raisins
  • 2 - eggs
  • ½ cup - milk
  • 1 teaspoon - orange zest
  • ¼ cup - whipping cream