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27 Jan 2016
2 cups self-raising flour
1 tablespoon caster sugar
Pinch of salt
60g butter, chilled, chopped
1/2 cup buttermilk
1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
2 tbsp sultanas (optional)
2/3 cup mashed cooked butternut pumpkin
Extra buttermilk, for brushing
Preheat oven to 220°C/200°C fan-forced. Line a baking tray with baking paper. Position oven rack in the top half of oven.
Sift flour, nutmeg,sugar and salt into a bowl. Add butter. Using fingertips, rub butter into flour mixture until mixture resembles fine breadcrumbs.
Make a well in centre of mixture. Add buttermilk and pumpkin. Using a flat-bladed knife, stir until a sticky dough forms. Turn out onto a lightly floured surface.
Knead gently until just smooth.
Using a lightly floured rolling pin, gently roll dough out until 2cm thick. Using a 6cm fluted-edge cutter, cut out scones. Press leftover dough together.
Repeat to make 12 scones.
Place scones, just touching, on prepared tray. Brush with buttermilk. Bake for 12 to 15 minutes or until golden and hollow when tapped on top.
Hints and Tips:
Serve with cream cheese or butter.
Add sultanas to the batter as it gives it a sweetness.
Omit pumpkin and use grated carrot, or zucchini
Great for kids to take to school
11 Jan 2015
1 sheet puff pastry
Preheat oven to 180 degrees.
Semi defrost puff pastry.
Spread with a generous serve of vegemite (depending on taste).
Sprinkle grated cheese on top of vegemite spread.
Roll puff pastry lengthways.
Bake in oven on tray 10 – 15 minutes until golden brown.
Cut into desired slices.
Hints and Tips:
These can be pre-cut once rolled lengthways before baking in the oven.
More cheese can be sprinkled on top of the pastry before baking.
Add other fillings such as tomato paste, cheese and dried herbs.
60 mins +
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