These icing-drizzled scones, with just enough chocolate pieces, make a sweet breakfast bread or snack.

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Ingredients

Directions

  • In a mixing bowl, combine flour, sugar, baking powder, soda, and salt.

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  • Cut in butter. Stir in chocolate. Mix egg and milk; add to dry mixture. Stir till just moistened. Form into a ball.

  • Turn dough out onto a floured surface. Knead for 12 to 15 strokes or till nearly smooth. Pat or lightly roll to 3/4-inch thickness. Cut with a 2-1/2- to 3-inch cutter or cut into squares. Place 1 inch apart on a greased or parchment-lined baking sheet.

  • Bake the scones in a 375 degree F oven 15 to 18 minutes or until golden. Remove; cool on a wire rack for 5 minutes.

  • Mix together the icing. Drizzle over scones. Serve warm. Makes 12 servings.

Nutrition Facts

235 calories; 11 g total fat; 39 mg cholesterol; 246 mg sodium. 32 g carbohydrates;

Icing

Ingredients

Directions

  • In mixing bowl, mix powdered sugar and vanilla. Stir in 1 tablespoon milk. Add more milk, 1 teaspoon at a time, until it's a drizzling consistency.

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