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Cheese Scones (Biscuits) Recipe
|Self rising flour||8 Ounce|
|Cayenne pepper||1 Pinch|
|Butter||1 1⁄2 Ounce|
|Cheddar cheese||4 Ounce, finely grated|
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 1605 Calories from Fat 676
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 77 g118.1%
Saturated Fat 48.4 g242.1%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 224.7 mg74.9%
Sodium 4045.7 mg168.6%
Total Carbohydrates 176 g58.5%
Dietary Fiber 0.18 g0.72%
Sugars 8.1 g
Protein 48 g96.7%
Vitamin A 52.4% Vitamin C 0.84%
Calcium 144.3% Iron 46.9%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
Sift the flour and salt into a mixing bowl, and add a pinch of cayenne pepper.
Rub the butter into the flour till the mixture resembles fine breadcrumbs.
Mix in the grated cheese.
Add enough milk to the mixture to make an elastic dough.
Transfer on to a floured pastry board and roll out to 3/4 inch thickness.
Cut into rounds with a 2 inch plain cutter.
Brush the scones with milk and place on a greased baking tray.
Bake in the oven for 10-15 minutes until golden brown.