White Chocolate Scones with Citrus Strawberries

White Chocolate Scones with Citrus Strawberries

Tags: Dessert/Sweets, Scones

  • Prep Time: 20 min
  • Cook Time: 13 min
  • Ready Time: 50 min
  • Yield: 6 scones with berries

Ingredients

  • 1 (16 oz.) package sliced frozen strawberries
  • Crisco® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray
  • 2 cups Pillsbury BEST® All Purpose Flour
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup Crisco® Butter Flavor All-Vegetable Shortening
  • 1/2 cup white baking chips
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 1/4 cup Smucker's® Sweet Orange Marmalade
  • 1 1/2 cups frozen whipped topping, thawed
  • Fresh mint leaves for garnish

Preparation Directions

  • SPREAD strawberries in single layer on 15 x 10-inch pan to thaw about 45 minutes at room temperature. Heat oven to 400°F. Coat baking sheet with no-stick cooking spray.
  • COMBINE flour, sugar, baking powder and salt in medium mixing bowl. Cut in shortening with pastry blender or two knives until crumbs form. Stir in baking chips. Whisk egg and milk in small bowl. Combine egg mixture with flour mixture until flour is absorbed. Place dough on lightly floured surface. Knead a few times until evenly moistened. Press into 7-inch circle about 3/4-inch thick. Cut into 6 triangles. Place on prepared baking sheet.
  • BAKE 12 to 15 minutes or until lightly browned. Cool on wire rack. Slice scones horizontally in half while still slightly warm. Stir marmalade with thawed strawberries. Spoon 1/4 cup whipped topping on bottom halves of scones. Top with 1/2 cup strawberries. Replace top of scones. Garnish with mint leaves if desired. Serve immediately.

Nutritional Information Per Serving

Serving Size (1/6), Calories 470 (Calories from Fat 160), Total Fat 17g (Saturated Fat 8g, Trans Fat 0g), Cholesterol 40mg, Sodium 290mg, Total Carbohydrate 69g (Dietary Fiber 4g, Sugars 32g), Protein 7g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 2%, Vitamin C 30%, Calcium 20%, Iron 15%.

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.