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Blueberry Scones with Vanilla Glaze

My friend Shriya introduced me to Blueberry Scones when I was not a big fan of Blueberry. From then I became a huge fan of scones and blueberries. I adapted this wonderful recipe from Food Network and made a few changes to it. It is so simple to make yet an yummy snack. I felt that there was less sweet in the scones and I made this Vanilla Glaze to increase the sweetness. Here you go…

Preparation time: 35 minutes

Spice level: 0

No. of servings: 8


  • All purpose flour – 2 cups
  • Confectioner’s sugar – 1/2 cup
  • Baking powder – 1 tbsp
  • Unsalted butter – 5 tbsp
  • Heavy cream or milk- 1 cup (I used 2% milk)
  • Salt – 1/4 tsp
  • Egg – 1
  • Fresh Blueberries – 3/4 cup

For Glaze:

  • Confectioner’s sugar – 1 cup
  • Milk – 4 to 5 tbsp (I used 2% milk)
  • Vanilla extract- 1 tsp

Method of Preparation:

  1. Preheat oven to 375° Fahrenheit.
  2. In a mixing bowl sift all the dry ingredients.
  3. Add soft butter to it and mix well.
  4. Whisk the egg with milk or heavy cream and add it to the flour mixture and gently blend everything together to make a dough.
  5. Fold in the blueberries gently. Be careful not to break them as they spit some colors.
  6. Spread some flour on a baking sheet and transfer the contents and flatten it to a large square.
  7. Cut it into four quadrant and then diagonally to make triangle shaped scones.
  8. Transfer each piece to another baking sheet and bake it for 20 to 25 minutes.
  9. Don’t worry if your dough is not perfect and is sticky. Spread it just like I mentioned and cut it and do not transfer it to another sheet. Just bake it in the same sheet for 20 to 25 minutes.
  10. To make the Vanilla glaze, add confectioner’s sugar to a bowl.
  11. Mix vanilla extract and milk together and add it to the sugar and make a smooth paste.
  12. That’s it. Vanilla Glaze is ready.
  13. Check if the scones are ready by just poking it with a clean toothpick or  skewer. It should come out clean.
  14. Sprinkle some vanilla glaze on top and serve.

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  1. That looks awesome … mouthwatering!!!

  2. Nithu,

    Blueberry scones with vanilla glaze looks delicious,

  3. blueberry scones looks really delicious …..very tempting click


  4. love the glaze on top of the slice….wanna take a bite
    Hamaree Rasoi

  5. Blueberry scones look so tempting n scone, will try it!!

  6. This looks mouthwatering! It’s morning time here and I want this for the breakfast!

  7. OMG, these look delicious, the vanilla glaze make the scone look irresistible!!

  8. looks so yummy…pictures are nicely taken

  9. These look sinful. WOW! I love the glaze, and i guess the fact that there are fruits in it makes me feel better to eat all of them once i make this recipe…. YUMM!

  10. scone are a fav of mine esp on a cold day with some cream tea…the quaint cafes and tea shops here in england serve some of the yummiest scones:)
    adding blueberries is simply a great idea

  11. These look incredible. My husband and I both love scones, but have never tried blueberry scones!

  12. Wowww scones looks scrumptious and awesome..

  13. Great click and looks absolutely delicious dear…

  14. wow!! looks so delicious..

  15. Perfectly done & its so yum too

  16. Nithu,
    Thanks for visiting my blog.And these looks so divine and I wont count the extra calories that comes with it :-)..I too will like to have with creamy tea.Very Nice click.
    hugs and smiles

  17. wooww..mouthwatering recipe..

  18. Nithu,
    Awesome!! it is really a mouth watering treat here. Just let me ask you, pardon my ignorance. are blue berries our desi jamun?

  19. looks yummy!

  20. Wow, that looks beautiful !!!

  21. Really very tempting…but being a Veggie, I wonder if there is any alternative to the egg?

  22. looks cool, yummy recipe

  23. Hi N,ithu Yum!!Scones looks tempting & delicious..Thx for kind words To make ada for palada pradhaman u can follow the same method or rice grinded then made into paste spread in banana leaf, roll & steamed.Check out this

  24. Lovely…I loved the glaze too :-)want some now

  25. Looks so yummy,love the recipe,mouthwatering!

  26. Looks so yuummmyyyyyy

  27. oh wow, those scones sound amazing!

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