Cranberry Scones
15 min
35 min


1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour

3/4 cup sweetened dried cranberries

1/4 cup sugar

1 tablespoon freshly grated orange zest

1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder

1/2 teaspoon baking soda

1/4 teaspoon salt

1/4 cup cold Land O Lakes® Butter

1/4 cup sour cream

1 large Land O Lakes® Egg, slightly beaten

3 tablespoons milk

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Heat oven to 375°F.

  2. STEP 2

    Combine flour, cranberries, sugar, orange peel, baking powder, baking soda and salt in large bowl; cut in 1/4 cup butter with pastry blender or fork until mixture resembles coarse crumbs.

  3. STEP 3

    Combine sour cream, egg and milk in small bowl. Stir into flour mixture just until moistened. Turn dough onto lightly floured surface; knead 5 to 8 times until smooth.

  4. STEP 4

    Pat dough to 7-inch circle on greased baking sheet. Score into 6 wedges; do not separate. Bake 18-25 minutes or until lightly browned. Serve warm with butter.


11Fat (mg)
60Cholesterol (mg)
390Sodium (mg)
50Carbohydrates (g)
2Dietary Fiber
6Protein (g)


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  September 27, 2015

This is my favorite scone recipe by far! The texture of the scone is perfect, in my opinion. I now use this recipe as a basis for other varieties as well, creating different combos such as dried cherries and chocolate or chocolate and orange.

— says Lu
  April 07, 2009

Great recipe and moist!

— says Joan
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