Lemon cream scones are a delightful way to treat Mom special on Mother's Day. Just look at that glaze!
When I think of brunch, Mother’s Day or otherwise, I always think of scones. cream scones, tender and lightly sweet, are the best part of any brunch. I am counting on these lemon cream scones, with fresh flavorful lemon zest, to brighten up my Mother’s Day this year!
Though I have never hosted a Mother’s Day brunch before, I volunteered for the job this year. I am looking forward to feasting with my own mother and a few friends next weekend.
I don’t mind being the one to do the cooking because honestly, the kitchen is where I feel most comfortable these days. The promise of a sweet lemon cream scone is enough to get me tying my apron strings and pulling out the baking supplies.
To simplify my time in the kitchen, I’m using Dreamfarm tools as I prepare for Mother’s Day brunch this year. The Supoon, one of my all time favorite kitchen tools, does triple duty as I use it to scrape down the bowl, scoop up the dough, and measure out my ingredients.
Not only does it cut down the number of kitchen gadgets I need to mix up the scones, it helps me keep my kitchen counters clean while I work. It’s the scraping spoon that can sit up! I love it!
These lemon cream scones get all their bright zesty flavor from fresh lemons. Lemon zest added into the sugar creates a subtle yet tasty lemon undertone in the scone.
To make sure that the lemon really gets noticed, however, I also added freshly squeezed lemon juice into the glaze. I measured it out with my Supoon and then used the Supoon to mix it all together too.
You can also save the left over lemon halves for another recipe with the handy Savel, which keeps the cut lemon half fresh and juicy.
When all the work is done next week and the kitchen is quickly cleaned, I’ll be sitting with my mother and eating lemon cream scones. I can’t think of a more perfect way to spend a Sunday or anyone I’d rather spend it with!
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