Savoury Cheese & Leek Scones

Savoury Cheese & Leek Scones

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  • 20 MINS

    Cooking Time

  • 10 MINS

    Prep Time

  • 24 People

    Serves

  • 1 package (1 package) Knorr® Cream of Leek Dry Soup Mix
  • 1 cup (250 mL) water
  • 2 cups (500 mL) heavy cream
  • 4 1/2 cups (1125 mL) all-purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp. (22 mL) baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp. (1 mL) cracked black pepper
  • 2 cups (500 mL) shredded cheddar cheese

  1. Combine Knorr® Cream of Leek recipe mix with water in small saucepan with wire whisk. Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly. Reduce heat to low and simmer 2 minutes. Remove from heat, then stir in cream; set aside.

  2. Preheat oven to 400°F (200°C). Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper.

  3. Combine flour, baking powder and pepper in large bowl. Stir in cheese. Stir in soup mixture and stir until mixture just holds together, stirring in teaspoons of cold water if needed. (Dough will be sticky).

  4. Gently knead dough on lightly floured surface with floured hands until dough holds together. Shape dough into two 8-inch circles. Cut each circle with floured knife into 12 wedges. Arrange wedges on prepared baking sheets.

  5. Bake 20 minutes or until golden. Serve warm or cool on wire racks.

  1. Amount per Serving
Nutritional values Amount per Serving
Energy (g) 200.0
Calcium (g) 10.0 %
Carbohydrates (g) 21.0 g
Fat (g) 10.0 g
Fiber (g) 1.0 g
Iron (g) 8.0 %
Protein (g) 6.0 g
Saturated Fat (g) 6.0 g
Sodium (g) 240.0 mg
Sugar (g) 0.0 g
Trans Fat (g) 0.0 g

TIP: Try stirring in 1/4 cup (50 mL) bacon bits to flour mixture. MAKE-AHEAD TIPS: Scones can be shaped, then refrigerated on baking sheet until ready to bake. OR, scones can be frozen unbaked. Keep tightly covered, then bake as above increasing baking time by 5 minutes.\nEach serving of this scone is a source of calcium and iron.

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