Pumpkin Scones - The Aubergine Chef
|All purpose flour||638 Gram|
|Granulated sugar||12 Ounce|
|Baking powder||1 Ounce|
|Pumpkin pie spice||4 Gram|
|Heavy cream||3 Ounce|
|Pumpkin puree||9 Ounce|
|Unsalted butter||6 Ounce, cubed and chilled|
|Whole pumpkin seeds||5 Ounce, toasted (Optional)|
|Powdered sugar||8 Ounce|
1. Preheat the oven to 375°F.
2. In a mixer bowl, place together flour, baking powder, pumpkin spice, sugar and salt.
3. Using the paddle attachment, mix the flour mixture well together.
4. Add cubed butter to the mixer bowl and blend it until it resembles coarse sand.
5. Add pumpkin puree and mix it a low speed until mixed well.
6. Add in the pumpkin seeds and mix until it combines.
7. Remove the mixer bowl, and lightly knead the dough to combine the dry ingredients settled at the bottom.
8. On a clean working table, dust little flour and place the dough, shape it into a log and divide it into 8 equal pieces.
9. Shape each dough piece into small round disc, and cut each disc into 4 quarters.
10. Place the dough quarters in a parchment lined baking tray and bake for about 14 minutes.
11. Remove the scones from oven and allow to cool in the baking tray.
12. In a bowl mix together milk and powdered sugar until well combined.
13. Fill a piping bag with the above mixture.
14. Drizzle the glaze over the scones and serve.
The dough discs can be wrapped in plastic film, stored and used as needed.
Calories 218 Calories from Fat 59
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 7 g10.3%
Saturated Fat 3.7 g18.4%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 26.9 mg9%
Sodium 150.4 mg6.3%
Total Carbohydrates 36 g12.1%
Dietary Fiber 0.79 g3.2%
Sugars 17.9 g
Protein 3 g7%
Vitamin A 28.6% Vitamin C 0.66%
Calcium 8% Iron 7.6%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet