Williamsburg Peppered Cornmeal Scones Recipe


Difficulty LevelEasyHealth IndexAverage
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 All purpose flour2 1⁄4 Cup (36 tbs)
 Yellow cornmeal1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Sugar1 Tablespoon
 Baking powder2 Teaspoon
 Ground black pepper1 1⁄4 Teaspoon
 Salt1 Teaspoon
 Baking soda1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Butter6 Tablespoon
 Milk3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
 Egg1 Large

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2212 Calories from Fat 787

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 89 g137%

Saturated Fat 51.4 g257.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 421.9 mg

Sodium 3593.7 mg149.7%

Total Carbohydrates 306 g102.1%

Dietary Fiber 14.6 g58.2%

Sugars 25.1 g

Protein 48 g95.1%

Vitamin A 53.7% Vitamin C 2.2%

Calcium 104.7% Iron 109%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Preheat oven to 425°F.
In large bowl, combine flour, cornmeal, sugar, baking powder, black pepper, salt, and baking soda.
With pastry blender or two knives used scissor fashion, cut in margarine or butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs.
In cup, mix milk and egg; stir egg mixture into flour mixture just until ingredients are blended.
Turn dough onto lightly floured surface.
Divide dough in half.
With floured hands, pat each half into a 5 1/2 inch round.
Cut each round into 6 wedges.
With pancake turner, transfer wedges to ungreased large cookie sheet.
Bake scones 15 minutes or until lightly browned.