Chocolate Chip Scones
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time40 mins
Servings: 1 1/2 to 2 dozen scones
- 3 1/4 cups flour
- 1/4 cup sugar
- 1/4 cup brown sugar
- 1 Tablespoon + 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 3 Tablespoons cold butter , diced
- 2 cups chocolate chips
- 2 cups heavy whipping cream
Preheat the oven to 375?F. Line cookie sheet with parchment paper or silicone liner.
Using a wooden spoon, stir together the flour, sugars, baking powder and salt in a large mixing bowl. Cut the butter into the flour mixture, using a pastry cutter or fork, until the mixture resembles coarse crumbs.
Stir in the chocolate chips. Add the whipping cream to the flour mixture and stir just until the ingredients are moistened. Do not over mix! Drop the dough by large tablespoons onto prepared baking sheets, about 2 inches apart. Bake for 20 minutes. Let cool on wire rack.
To freeze: Place completely cooled scones into labeled freezer bag. When ready to enjoy, microwave one scone on a paper towel for 20 to 30 seconds.