Scone recipes

Scones are budget-friendly, simple to make and delicious. Make a cream tea with our classic scone recipe or try something savoury with our best ever cheese scones.

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Nicola Lamb’s flaky cheese and pickle scones

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Nicola Lamb’s flaky cheese and pickle scones

These light, layered savoury cheese scones from expert pastry chef Nicola Lamb are richly flavoured with mature cheddar and studded...

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Cottage cheese and chive scones

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Cottage cheese and chive scones

Cottage cheese is enjoying a resurgence in popularity – and we couldn’t be more thrilled! It gives these deliciously savoury...

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Cheese and mixed herb scones

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Cheese and mixed herb scones

Cherie Denham’s cheese scones are the ultimate treat with a hearty vegetable soup – a marriage of tangy cheese and...

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Fruit scones

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Fruit scones

If you’re in need of a classic fruit scone recipe, look no further than this foolproof option made with buttermilk....

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Cheddar, chive and Marmite scones

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Cheddar, chive and Marmite scones

Take your cheese scone game to the next level with Debora Robertson’s easy recipe for flaky and light cheddar, chive...

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Watercress and tomato scone-based ‘pizza’

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Watercress and tomato scone-based ‘pizza’

There’s something a little more indulgent, and ever so satisfying, about a scone-based pizza (aka a pizza with a scone...

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Limoncello and blueberry scones

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Limoncello and blueberry scones

Not sure whether the jam or the cream comes first? Avoid the issue completely with our limoncello and blueberry scones....

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Easy scones

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Easy scones

Make our easy recipe for classic freshly-baked scones next time you want to treat yourself or someone special to afternoon...

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Cinnamon drop scones with honeyed butter

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Cinnamon drop scones with honeyed butter

Light and fluffy, slightly warm drop scones are topped with a generous hunk of salted honey butter. Is there anything...

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The ultimate cheese scones

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The ultimate cheese scones

These light and fluffy cheese scones are easy to make and topped with a toasted cheese crust. They make a...

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Peter Gordon’s cheese scones

Peter Gordon’s cheese scones

Peter Gordon perfected his scone recipe at his restaurant The Providores. Enjoy warm from the oven or the next day,...

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Blueberry scones

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Blueberry scones

The fresh blueberries used in these scones offer welcome pockets of sweetness. Served with jam and cream they are the...

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Pistachio and rosewater scones

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Pistachio and rosewater scones

Eric Lanlard adds fragrant rosewater and pistachios to the classic British scones recipe for a Middle-Eastern spin on afternoon tea....

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Lemon sugar cube scones

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Lemon sugar cube scones

Take afternoon tea to the next level with lemon scones – they’re topped with lemon-soaked sugar cubes, which melt to...

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Cauliflower cheese soup with mustard seed and cheddar scones

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Cauliflower cheese soup with mustard seed and cheddar scones

Debbie Major packs all the flavour of a cauliflower cheese into a warming soup. Paired with mustard seed and cheddar...

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Apricot, cranberry and almond whipped cream scones

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Apricot, cranberry and almond whipped cream scones

These wonderfully light scones are made with whipped cream, honey, dried apricots and cranberry for a fruity twist on classic...

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