Easy Blueberry Scones with Vanilla Glaze

Whether you’re prepping for a fancy afternoon tea or just want something classy to eat as you stare out the window pondering your life (I’m with you), these blueberry scones with vanilla glaze are going to take your dessert game to the next level.

For our international audiences out there (hey guys!), you’ll notice that these are the American-style scones, not the British style ones, which you can find the recipe for here.

Anyway, blueberries are the best and scones are the best and when you put them together and add a glaze to it, it makes a treat that you’ll be super proud to show off.

This is a glazed blueberry scone recipe featuring vanilla, but if you want to get creative, you can also adjust the glaze and make it lemon, strawberry, or even something wild like chocolate.

Let’s move on to the blueberry scone with vanilla glaze recipe!

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Why you’ll love this recipe

  • Easy to make – scones are actually really easy to make, though they look complicated, as it mostly just involves mixing ingredients up and smushing it into a pan. You can totally do that. I believe in you.
  • Fresh blueberries – adding fresh fruit to your dessert always takes it to the next level, and blueberries are a fantastic option to add to desserts as the color complements the scones nicely and you get that nice juicy bite of blueberries each time
  • Transport well – these scones are easily transported, so you can pack them up and take them over to an event without worrying too much about them, unlike something a bit softer like cupcakes where you’re praying the whole time that they’ll arrive in one piece

Ingredients

  • all-purpose flour
  • baking powder
  • salt
  • sugar
  • cold butter, sliced
  • blueberries
  • greek yogurt
  • powder sugar
  • vanilla extract
  • milk

How to Make Blueberry Scones with Vanilla Glaze

Preheat the oven to 350F. Line 9x 13 cookie sheet with parchment paper set aside.

In a large bowl, sift all dry ingredients.

Add butter, using a pastry knife cut the butter into flour mixture until pea sized crumbs.

Gently fold in blueberries.

Gently fold in greek yogurt until well incorporated.

Transfer dough onto the cookie sheet and press into a rectangle about 1 inch thick.

Score dough with a knife to precut the scones into 12 pieces.

Bake for 20-25 min or until golden brown.

Once baked, score the scones with a knife to fully cut into 12 pieces.

In a medium bowl whisk together powder sugar, vanilla, and milk until well incorporated.

Drizzle cooled scones with glaze.

Store scones in an airtight container for up to 3 days.

Yield: 12

Blueberry Scones with Vanilla Glaze

Blueberry Scones with Vanilla Glaze

This delightful blueberry scone with vanilla glaze recipe is perfect for a special afternoon treat, and it's way easier than you're thinking it is!

Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes

Ingredients

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 5 tablespoons cold butter, sliced
  • 1 ½ cups blueberries
  • 1 cup greek yogurt
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • ½ tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoons milk

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350F. Line 9x 13 cookie sheet with parchment paper set aside.
  2. In a large bowl, sift all dry ingredients.
  3. Add butter, using a pastry knife cut the butter into flour mixture until pea sized crumbs.
  4. Gently fold in blueberries.
  5. Gently fold in greek yogurt until well incorporated.
  6. Transfer dough onto the cookie sheet and press into a rectangle about 1 inch thick.
  7. Score dough with a knife to precut the scones into 12 pieces.
  8. Bake for 20-25 min or until golden brown.
  9. Once baked, score the scones with a knife to fully cut into 12 pieces.
  10. In a medium bowl whisk together powder sugar, vanilla, and milk until well incorporated.
  11. Drizzle cooled scones with glaze.
  12. Store scones in an airtight container for up to 3 days.

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