Eggnog Scones are a delicious way to use up leftover eggnog! Add a little white chocolate and eggnog glaze, and you have a perfect holiday snack or addition to brunch!
Eggnog is perfect in baking!
Eggnog seems to be one of those things that I always have around during the holiday season, and at times it’s just kind of sitting there in the fridge with no one really drinking it. But because it’s the Christmas season I feel compelled to buy it so I do, but I make sure not to let it go to waste. I like to substitute milk with eggnog in cookies, cakes, pancakes, waffles and many baking recipes, so we can enjoy the taste of this holiday drink in other ways.
So this past weekend when I had a hankering for warm scones I decided to make Eggnog Scones, and not just regular scones, but scones with chunks of white chocolate! These were SO delicious, in fact my husband has told me at least 5 times how much he loved this recipe! They are perfectly spiced with eggnog, cinnamon and nutmeg! And in every bite you get a chunk of white chocolate….yummmmmm
Quick and Simple Eggnog Scones.
I love that in less than half an hour I had a batch of fresh baking ready! 10 minutes to prep, 15 minutes to bake, and you’ve got warm delicious scones ready to enjoy with a cuppa tea or holiday coffee! Great for last minute guests!
Make the Glaze!
You don’t have to add the glaze, but I would…it just takes these scones to the next flavour level! But you must add the white chocolate…SO delicious! I hope you enjoy this recipe!
Eggnog Scones Recipe Tips:
- Eggnog: Use a good, full fat eggnog for these scones!
- White Chocolate: You can use white chocolate chips, or cut a white chocolate bar into chunks.
- Mixing: Make sure not to over mix the dough or the scones will be tough.
- Storage: Store these scones in an air-tight container on your counter.
- Freezing: These scones freeze well. You can freeze them with or without the glaze.
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Have a delicious day!