26 April 2011

Cadbury Mini Egg Scones

Although the Easter Celebrations are winding down, 
was in the mood for some Easter Baking this afternoon

Cadbury Mini Egg Scones
adapted from We Are Not Martha

1/2 cup plain yogurt
1/2 cup soy milk
1/3 cup brown sugar 
1 whole egg (beaten)
1/4 tsp sea salt


A. preheat oven to 375 Fahrenheit 
B. mix flour, baking powder, baking soda, and salt together in a bowl
C. mix beaten egg, milk, yogurt, sugar, and vanilla extract together in a separate bowl
D. lightly crush Cadbury Mini Eggs in a bowl, to desired size of pieces 
E. mix wet and dry ingredients together, then fold in the Chocolate Mini Eggs
F. lightly grease or spray baking sheet with oil
G. individually scoop mixture into mounds to make 12 scones
H. reduce heat to 350 Fahrenheit and bake for approximately 20 minutes 

Step B (above)

Step C (above and below)

Step D (below)

Step E (below)

Steps F+G  (below)

Scones are typically triangular shaped, but in British Columbia, and 
many parts of Canada, our scones are circular (a.k.a. "The Lazy Scone")

Feel free to adjust the ingredients to suit specific dietary needs and allergies

makes 12 scones
...or 11 if you are  impatiently hungry


Missy said... [reply]

It's never to late....especially when candy is on clearance.

Anonymous said... [reply]

I LOVE Cadbury mini eggs! I never thought of baking them in to scones though. Amazing! You are amazing :P
I hope you had a ''hoppy'' easter :)
oh forgive the cheesiness...

Anonymous said... [reply]

can we have a baking party one day?
im serious.. we live so close!

Unknown said... [reply]

um, brilliant! Why didn't I think of that. I bet peep scones would be good too. hehe.

Kristie said... [reply]

AHHH! Mini eggs are one of my favourite easter treats. These look SO good. I really wish I had some mini eggs right now... I may just need to go out and buy some in order to make these.

Anonymous said... [reply]

How cute :D Happy Easter!!!!

Holly @ The Runny Egg said... [reply]

I was going to say that they look like birds nests, but then seeing all of the cracked eggs was kind of sad :(

But they sure look cute!

Lauren said... [reply]

These cookie are so cute! Perfect for Easter:)

Leah @ Why Deprive? said... [reply]

I love those mini eggs so much. I would totally make these scones with the pop rocks ones. :)

Kristy Sayer-Jones @ Southern In Law said... [reply]

What a perfect way to use up leftover Easter candy!

I love that you wrote "makes 12 scones
...or 11 if you are impatiently hungry" :P I always eat baked goods straight from the oven! They taste best that way (or that's my excuse for my impatientness :P)

Amy B @ Second City Randomness said... [reply]

Those cadburry eggs are my favorite Easter candy HANDS DOWN! I bought a bag for myself to use for future baking... :)

Anonymous said... [reply]

I cannot describe how much I love Cadbury mini eggs! Well, I guess I can. I sneaked one or two this year, and although I felt a bit icky from the milk, the tongue totally won against the tummy.

The first scone I ever tried was one I made! I found a scone recipe while scouring the web one day for using up some almonds I had, and I've been in love with them ever since.

Sonia said... [reply]

OMG I just bought some easter sale candy today and got mini cadbury eggs!
I'm sooo making these :)

Natalie @ cinnamonbums said... [reply]

kels you never fail to produce the most charming, delightful recipes!! hope you had a good easter

(i prefer "lazy scones"!)

Emily said... [reply]

your scones are so cute and very spring-like! great idea to use cadbury eggs. :)

Sarena Shasteen - The Non-Dairy Queen said... [reply]

These are so cute! I bet my boys would love them!

Betty Pham said... [reply]

oh these look wonderful :O)

LauraJayne said... [reply]

This is the perfect recipe for leftover Easter candy! I love it - and I think I can rationalize eating more candy now that I've recoved from my sugar hangover!

rachel said... [reply]

Your blog is awesome! :)
Those scones look amazing, especially with the pastel colours of the chocolate eggs!

We Are Not Martha said... [reply]

Awww yay! I'm glad you enjoyed these and I love your healthier changes :) I already can't wait for next Easter because I want to make these again!!


Emma @ Getting There and Going Places said... [reply]

Those look so cute and delicious!

Jolene - EverydayFoodie said... [reply]

Leave it to you to make scones cute :-)

Anonymous said... [reply]

These look delicious!

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