Gingerbread Scones w/Maple Icing

Gingerbread scones are a difficult thing to get right. To be honest, I’m still not sure I’ve gotten them down.  I always find that the molasses in the recipe drags the scones down–literally. The resulting scones don’t have the rise or the fluff that scones should have, and so they’re left rather dense and flatbread…

Gingerbread Scones

I love getting requests for scones from Hubby’s work. It takes the pressure off me to come up with a good idea for a recipe, and lets me know what they want! It’s wonderful. So when someone requested gingerbread scones, I was certainly up for the challenge! I had made them before, but they had turned…

Gingerbread Scones

Lovers of gingerbread would gravitate towards this recipe. However, a touch of advice, double the spice if you like your gingerbread flavor strong.Source: Scones by Genevieve KnightsIngredients:200 g all purpose flour2 tsp baking soda1/4 tsp salt3 tsp ground ginger1 tsp ground allspice50 g butter (about 4 tbsp), cut into 1/2-inch pieces50 g caster sugar (about…