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Sunday, January 13, 2013

Cinnamon Chip Scones

I have a thing for the Cinnamon Chip Scones at Panera Bread, so the other day I was looking around for the recipe. Came across this recipe and gave it a try. Now I did add a teaspoon of cinnamon to the mix and to the cinnamon on the top of the scones. I really like cinnamon. Boy were they delicious, actually too good.

Now I realize some of you have enough snow already and this picture is just another cold snowy one but here in Oklahoma we are in a very serious drought and we will take any moisture we can get. We had rain then some sleet and then this morning we woke up to this. A couple of inches of snow.  
And a warm scones with a cup of hot coffee really hits the spot.



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Cinnamon Chip Scones

(from Simple and Delicious magazine)
12 servings


3 1/4 cups flour
1/3 cup plus 2 tablespoons sugar, divided
2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt

1 teaspoon cinnamon (my add)
3/4 cup cold butter, cubed
1 cup buttermilk
1 package (10 ounces) cinnamon baking chips
2 tablespoons butter, melted

sugar and cinnamon mixture for top (mine again)

Combine flour, 1/3 cup sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Cut in butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Stir in buttermilk just until moistened. Fold in chips. Turn onto a lightly floured surface; knead gently 10-12 times or until dough is no longer sticky. 

Divide in half; gently pat or roll each portion into a 7 inch circle. Brush with butter and sprinkle with remaining sugar. Cut each circle into six wedges. Separate wedges and place on an ungreased baking sheet. Bake at 425° for 10-13 minutes or until lightly browned. Serve warm and enjoy!


I had been ask where did I find the cinnamon chips. I found them at the local store by me. They were with the chocolate chips. I had heard that Walmart sells them also. If you can not find them at your stores you can order them here at King Arthur Flour Co.








10 comments:

  1. Oh my, never heard of cinnamon chips, but this sounds delicious! Love scones! I sure hope I can find them at the grocer! Thanks for sharing the recipe

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  2. I never heard of them either....or have I ever eaten a scone. But boy I am going to now!!! This has made me hungry.....lol I enjoy the snow, we have enough of it; and have been out snowshoeing a lot. It makes the winter go by faster....lol

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  3. Me either, never heard of those chips! That would be great with some diced apples and raisens added :)

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  4. Ditto-I've never heard of cinnamon chips, but my family would love this recipe! No snow in our part of Oklahoma. :( We seem to have a precipitation hole around us as most weather fronts miss us.

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  5. Had to go into blog land and find you and Thank you again. my daughter bought the cinnamon chips yesterday, she found them in Walmart of all places... and I just finished making these this morning! Oh my goodness, DELICIous! We have a family scone recipe that is a favorite, but these will also go in my handwritten family favorites recipe book. My husband has been quite pleased with these as well! No eggs, so it is also a great quick fix recipe if surprise company over for tea. Thanks for posting
    Godspeed,
    mary

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  6. I just made some cinnamon chip scones myself! They were so buttery, tender, soft, and delicate. Mmm. Literally the best thing that I’ve made. Definitely not the rock-hard, chewy, tough, dry, BLAND scones that I was used to. Bleh!

    I used a slightly different recipe than yours with less flour so it comes out super moist! Mmm.

    http://thekitchenkook.blogspot.com/2013/02/the-best-most-perfect-scone-recipe-ever.html

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  7. I should not be reading this when I'm hungry. LOL I have never heard of cinnamon chips. Apparently I'm not the only one. I have to go shopping - out of hairspray - so I'll see if I can find them. If so I'm making these this week.

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  8. I have not made scones in years... Where do you find cinnamon chips?

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  9. MMmmmm these scones look dreamy, I could do with one right now, and a cup of tea if you're offering! After such a hot summer today has been quite cold and I think your scones would go down a treat! Do you mind me asking what are cinnamon chips? I have never seen any in my country. Have a happy Easter Carolyn!

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