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Mini Strawberry and Custard Scones

These are wonderful to have with a hot cuppa something (tea, coffee or hot chocolate even). If you love scones then you’ll most certainly enjoy these. This recipe uses buttermilk. To make your own buttermilk, put 250 ml of fresh milk in a jug. Add 1 tbsp of lemon juice. Let […]


Cheese scones by Kari

This is my grandmother’s recipe for cheese scones which I have tried this past weekend and they were easy and delicious! Requirements (for mobile viewers) 1 cup of self raising flour 1 cup of grated cheddar cheese ( cheese can be as strong as you like) 1/2 teaspoon salt Either […]

Plain Scones

How to make plain Scones

Making these scones took me back to my early high school days when I was thirteen years old and making them! I had a little bit of nostalgia going on there! These are pretty easy to make. I have a sweet tooth, so even though scones are not supposed to […]

Mini Pumpkin (Manhanga) Scones

Mini Pumpkin (Manhanga) Scones

Right now in Zimbabwe it is the season for manhanga pumpkins, so I thought why not maximize on their availability and make some scones in addition to the traditional nhopi. This is a simple recipe and needs cooked pumpkin which is mashed. You can simply boil them as I did […]