Glazed Coconut Pecan Scones

Glazed Coconut Pecan Scones

Tags: Scones, Snack

  • Prep Time: 20 min
  • Cook Time: 23 min
  • Ready Time: 60 min
  • Yield: 1 dozen

Ingredients

SCONES

  • Crisco® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray
  • 1 (16.9 oz.) package Pillsbury® Pecan Swirl Flavored Quick Bread & Muffin Mix
  • 3 tablespoons cold butter, cut up
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2/3 cup sweetened coconut flakes

TOPPING

  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 tablespoon milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 cup sweetened coconut flakes, toasted, cooled
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped pecans, toasted, cooled

Preparation Directions

  • HEAT oven to 350°F. Coat baking sheet with no-stick cooking spray.
  • For Scones: COMBINE quick bread mix and swirl mix packet in large bowl. Cut in butter with pastry blender or fork until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Whisk egg, milk and vanilla in small bowl. Add to crumb mixture, stirring just until evenly moistened. Stir in coconut and pecans packet.
  • KNEAD dough 5 times on well floured surface. Divide dough in half. Pat each half into a 6-inch circle. Cut each circle into 6 wedges. Place on prepared baking sheet.
  • BAKE 20 to 23 minutes or until light golden brown. Cool 2 minutes. Remove to wire rack. Cool 10 minutes.
  • For Topping: COMBINE powdered sugar, milk and vanilla in small bowl, stirring until smooth. Spread over warm scones. Combine coconut and pecans. Sprinkle immediately over top.

Nutritional Information Per Serving

Serving Size (1 scone of 12), Calories 280 (Calories from Fat 110), Total Fat 12g (Saturated Fat 5g, Trans Fat 0g), Cholesterol 25mg, Sodium 210mg, Total Carbohydrate 42g (Dietary Fiber 1g, Sugars 27g), Protein 2g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 2%, Vitamin C 0%, Calcium 4%, Iron 25%.

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