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Simple Scones

Make a holiday breakfast -- or afternoon tea -- really special with these sweet bakery treats.

Author: Ben S.

World's Best Scones! From Scotland to the Savoy to the U.S.

My grandmother is Scottish and her family made GREAT scones.... In search of the best scone recipe in the world I have adapted their recipe with my own...




Author: Donna

Blueberry Scones

A good basic scone recipe with blueberries added . . . yummy!!

Author: LindaPinda

Apple Scones

This has a terrific aroma and taste. These scones are perfect for tea.

Author: Carol

Cranberry Orange Scones

These moist, tender, and flavorful cranberry-orange scones are a great start to the day!

Author: Michelle Hoile

Scottish Oat Scones

These are delicious and won't last long.

Author: Carol

Cranberry Scones

A quick basic scone recipe with traditional holiday ingredients...great treat for Christmas morning! Serve warm with butter and tea!


Lemon Blueberry Scones

Light and tender scones, bursting with blueberries and the fresh taste of lemon. The optional lemon glaze takes these over the top.

Author: Kim's Cooking Now

Orange Scones with Orange Glaze

Found this recipe online and tweaked it a little to make it "more orangey." It's very easy and so good! The scones come out with a wonderful texture.

Author: erika925925

Basic British Scones

After much trial and error, I've come up with this basic scone recipe which rivals the scones at Tea & Sympathy in NYC.

Author: Angela Martini

Easy Cinnamon Chip Scones

These scones have a very light cinnamon flavor.

Author: janet

Amazing Lemon Scones

These are so delicious they just melt in your mouth! They have a bakery back home that has these amazing lemon scones that I was addicted to. Through much...


Buttermilk Scones

This basic scone recipe can be adapted by adding chopped dried fruit or grated cheese.


Cranberry Pecan Scones


Author: M. Goldman

Chef John's Pumpkin Scones

Here's an example of how I would convince the public that pumpkin is great for any time of the year. Ironically, I did this because I had leftover pumpkin...

Author: Chef John

Currant Scones

Hands-down the best scones I've ever had; moist and delicious! Eat immediately until your stomach aches, then eat some more.

Author: jennifermo

Cream Scones

Scones are a kind of sweet biscuit. They are very common in the United Kingdom. Here is a pretty good recipe that I made after a lot of trial and error....

Author: MirrorMask

Grandma Johnson's Scones

A basic scone recipe that really does the trick. Tried and tested through 3 generations of kids. Simply the best anywhere!

Author: Rob

Blueberry Oatmeal Scones

These blueberry-oatmeal scones with pecans are a wholesome and delicious breakfast treat! Either fresh or frozen blueberries can be used.

Author: sarah

Easy Cheese and Garlic Scones

This is my favorite, very simple, recipe for savory scones. They are wonderful served hot, spread with a little butter, and eaten alongside a steamy hot...

Author: ANGG

English Royalty Chocolate Chip Scones

These scrumptious scones will make you feel like you're Queen for a day! The chocolate chips make them very tasty but the orange juice makes them special....


Fresh Strawberry Scones

This delicious, irresistible recipe makes a perfect snack and breakfast treat!

Author: Annie Y.

3 Ingredient Lemon Scones

These scones are so quick and simple. They only have three ingredients and produce deliciously light scones. The bubbles in the lemon soda make them rise....

Author: purplepiscean

Maple Walnut Scones


Author: Sandie

Pumpkin Oat Scones

A new fall favorite in our house, adapted from both an oat scone recipe and one for pumpkin scones similar to that from a well-known coffee shop. I'm not...

Author: MattsWife

Pumpkin Scones

A crisp pumpkin snack to enjoy with a warm cup of tea.


Blueberry Buttermilk Scones

Delicious blueberry scones for an anytime snack. Serve with fresh sliced strawberry and banana.

Author: CHINER

Chocolate Chip and Cranberry Scones

Great for dessert or a special breakfast! Not quite as dry as most scones and filled with chocolate in every bite!

Author: KLang436

Ginger Scones

A light and buttery scone with a good hit of ginger flavor.

Author: Kim

Lemon Poppy Seed Scones

The method for making these scones is very simple but can be a little scary for a novice baker, since the dough starts off in such rough shape. If you're...

Author: Chef John

Scotch Scones

These were originally made by my Granny and are slightly sweeter and flatter than most scones. They are easy to make too - the no bake method allows me...

Author: Annette Bauwens

Buttermilk Oatmeal Scones

Hearty oatmeal scones that are simple and delicious!

Author: KaylieL

White Chocolate Raspberry Scones

Crispy on the top and fluffy in the center, these white chocolate raspberry scones make the perfect breakfast treat! These are so delicious, they only...

Author: Meg

Canadian Maple Scones

These are best served warm with a dollop of whipped cream and drizzled with a little extra maple syrup.

Author: jowolf2

Double Chocolate Cherry Scones

These are so decadent tasting, but surprisingly have very little chocolate! The bonus they cook rather quick! I use black onyx cocoa powder from the Savory...

Author: thedailygourmet

Walnut Raisin Scones

A good choice for breakfast, brunch or tea. Contain little sugar because sweetness comes from the raisins. Walnuts and lemon rind provide crunchiness and...

Author: JJOHN32

Chef John's Scones

This recipe is very slightly adapted from one by someone called Friendlyfood on Allrecipes, who claims it was adapted from a version made at the Savoy...

Author: Chef John

Coffee Shop Pumpkin Scones

After eating a delicious pumpkin scone from my favorite coffee shop, I went home and played around with a base recipe until I came up with what I believe...

Author: PinkPrincess

Cranberry Orange Scones with Walnuts

The cranberry, orange, and walnut combination is perfect for Christmas morning. These scones can be made ahead but should be warmed in the oven to maintain...

Author: Jeannette

Chocolate Cherry Scones

These scones are made with Amarena cherries, which refers to a variety of dark wild cherry from the Bologna and Modena regions of Italy. They are typically...

Author: Kim's Cooking Now

Hazelnut Chocolate Chip Scones

Delicious 'pick-me-up-snack' any time of the day for chocolate chip lovers.


Lemon Drop Blueberry Scones

I have no idea where I originally found this blueberry scone recipe, but it's always a huge hit and so easy to make! So many people have asked for the...

Author: Sabrina

Whole Grain Blueberry Lemon Scones

Cream scones made with whole wheat pastry flour and honey.

Author: nicole spiridakis

Whole Grain Blueberry Scones

I was brainstorming some ideas for using up a cup of nearly perfect blueberries, and was waffling between muffins, donuts, and biscuits. I finally decided...

Author: Chef John

Peach Scones

Tender scones with juicy fresh peaches. Enjoy this summery treat with a cup of tea or coffee (hot or iced!)

Author: LauraF

Almond, Apple Cinnamon Scones

I especially enjoy these scrumptious scones--bursting with apples, cinnamon and almonds--on a rainy afternoon with a cup of tea. Because they're made with...

Author: Sabrina De Paulo

Cherry Scones with Cinnamon Glaze

I was craving scones one day and had to use up my fresh cherries, and came up with this wonderful recipe! The shortening gives it the incredibly moist...

Author: wifeyluvs2cook

Cranberry Apple Scones

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.

Author: BethG

Lemony Cranberry Hazelnut Scones with Lemon Glaze

I make these for teachers for Valentine's Day, but they are wonderful any day of the week. They are tender and flaky and lemony. You can use dried cranberries...

Author: Paula Todora (Paula T)