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Lemon and Blueberry Scones
Lemon and Blueberry Scones
Method
  • Preheat oven to 180* C (350* F) Fan.
  • Line a baking pan with parchment paper.
  • Combine the granulated sugar, flour, salt, baking soda and lemon zest in a large bowl.
  • Add the butter and 1 tablespoon lemon juice. Work the mixture with your hands until it resembles breadcrumbs.
  • Add the buttermilk and blueberries. Stir with a wooden spoon just to combine.
  • Transfer dough to a lightly floured working surface and roll it out to create a shape that is 30 cm in diameter.
  • Using a sharp knife, cut the dough into 8 triangular pieces.
  • Transfer the pieces of dough to the baking pan with a spatula.
  • Brush each piece of dough with some buttermilk.
  • Bake for 25-30 minutes, until light golden.
  • When ready, remove from oven and allow to cool on a wire rack.

For the glaze

  • Beat the icing sugar and lemon juice in a mixer with the whisk attachment until completely combined.
  • Pour the glaze over the scones and serve.

 

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Nutritional
Chart

Nutrition information per portion

462
Calories (kcal)
23 %

Calories

Shows how much energy food releases to our bodies. Daily caloric intake depends mainly on the person’s weight, sex and physical activity level. An average individual needs about 2000 kcal / day.

14.5
Total Fat (g)
21 %

Fatty Acids

Are essential to give energy to the body while helping to maintain the body temperature. They are divided into saturated "bad" fats and unsaturated "good" fats.

9.0
Saturated Fat (g)
45 %

Saturated Fats

Known as "bad" fats are mainly found in animal foods. It is important to check and control on a daily basis the amount you consume.

77.0
Total Carbs (g)
30 %

Carbohydrates

The main source of energy for the body. Great sources are the bread, cereals and pasta. Use complex carbohydrates as they make you feel satiated while they have higher nutritional value.

55.0
Sugars (g)
61 %

Sugars

Try to consume sugars from raw foods and limit processed sugar. It is important to check the labels of the products you buy so you can calculate how much you consume daily.

4.4
Protein (g)
9 %

Protein

It is necessary for the muscle growth and helps the cells to function well. You can find it in meat, fish, dairy, eggs, pulses, nuts and seeds.

2.1
Fibre (g)
9 %

Fibers

They are mainly found in plant foods and they can help regulate a good bowel movement while maintaining a balanced weight. Aim for at least 25 grams of fiber daily.

0.46
Sodium (g)
8 %

Salt

A small amount of salt daily is necessary for the body. Be careful though not to overdo it and not to exceed 6 grams of salt daily

*Based on an adult’s daily reference intake of 2000 kcal.