Grain-Free Blueberry Scones

Scones

Numerous Breathing Room fans have requested this recipe for Grain-Free Blueberry Scones. Credit for this recipe goes to Laura Fuentes. I made these scones for my hubby last Saturday morning. They were AMAZINGLY DELICIOUS! They didn’t taste overly sweet, heavy or fatty, but light and very satisfying. We each ate 4 of them, without guilt. I will continue making these fabulous scones and encourage you to give ’em a try. They don’t take much time. You will be pleased with the outcome. High in protein and free of refined sugar, these scones make your feel better. Happy munching!

Author: Laura Fuentes, Recipe type: Breakfast & Baking, Serves: 6/7

INGREDIENTS

  • 1¾ cups blanched almond flour, sifted
  • 3 tablespoons coconut flour, sifted
  • ¼ cup honey
  • 1 egg
  • ¼ cup almond milk (any milk will work), divided
  • 3 tablespoons coconut oil, melted (butter will work too)
  • 1 teaspoon lemon zest
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • ¼ teaspoon sea salt
  • ½ cup blueberries

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Preheat the oven to 350F
  2. Sift your almond and coconut flours directly into a stand mixer. Add honey, egg, 3 tablespoons almond milk, butter, lemon zest, baking soda, and salt to the flours. Mix until a loose dough forms. Gently fold in blueberries.
  3. Using your biscuit cutter as a shaper, fill it with ½-3/4 inch of dough. Press it down with your hands to form scone over lined baking sheet and lift cutter as you hold down dough to release. Repeat with remaining dough.
  4. Brush scones with remaining 1 tablespoon almond milk.
  5. Bake for 18-20 minutes until golden brown. Allow them to cool down slightly prior to eating.

                         

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