Cranberry Orange Scones

Cranberry Orange Scones
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Makes 8 scones


2 cups flour
1 tablespoon sugar
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 cup butter or margarine
1/2 cup heavy cream
1 egg
1 cup Ocean Spray® Craisins® Original Dried Cranberries
2 teaspoons orange zest


Preheat oven to 425ºF. Grease a cookie sheet.

Combine dry ingredients in a large mixing bowl. Work butter or margarine into dry ingredients until butter is the size of small peas using a pastry blender or fork. Add remaining ingredients, mixing just until dry ingredients are moist.

Turn dough onto a lightly floured surface and gather into a ball. Pat into a circle 3/4-inch thick; cut into 8 wedges. Place on cookie sheet. Sprinkle with sugar.

Bake 12 minutes or until golden brown. Makes 8 scones.

Per Serving (1 scone): Cal. 284, Total Fat 12grams, Sat. Fat 7grams, Protein 4grams, Carb. 39grams, Dietary Fiber 2grams, Sugar 14grams, Vit. A 131RE, Folate 12Ug, Vit. E <1mg, Vit. C <1mg, Sodium 344mg, Pot. 52mg, Iron 2mg, Calcium 88mg, Zinc <1mg


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Such a great recipe!!

Joany from Huntsville, AL

I’ve adapted this recipe to make it my own by adding a teaspoon of orange liqueur and a 1/3 cup sugar. These are heavenly & without craisins & orange, you can add any mix ins to your liking!


Delicious as an afternoon snack with coffee or tea. I added three times the sugar, a little orange juice with the zest, some extra craisins, and some chopped walnuts. Topped with powdered sugar . I meant to add a splash of vanilla, but I forgot. :-)

Great scones

Lana from Sacramento , CA

Made these with frozen cranberries and just added a little extra sugar. Also made a glaze to drizzle on top. These were delicious. Can't wait to make them again.


Denise from Schererville, IN

I can't tell you how many times I have made this recipe. It is absolutely delicious! I do put my own twist on it though. I increase the butter to a 1/2 cup of butter, add almond extract and add more Craisins. I then form it in a circle and refrigerate usually overnight, and as soon as I take it out of the refrigerator, it's baked at 350 degrees for about 20-25 minutes or so until done. As soon as it comes out of the oven, I drizzle a glaze all over the top which is a combination whisked together of almond extract, water and powdered sugar. This soaks into every place on the scone. The texture of the scone is more like a biscuit and not dry and crumbly as a usual scone would be. I haven't meant anyone yet whose eaten it and not fell in love.

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Barry from Great Falls, MT

Very tasty, can't guit eating them.

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