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Don’t be afraid to make scones! Here’s an approachable way to mix up this English treat

Make scones for your Mother’s Day celebrations!

English scones are a tasty treat to add to your Mother’s Day brunch. The how-to may seem a little intimidating, but you’ve got this! The results will be totally worth the effort.

Chef Nettie Frank shares how to make spring-y orange citrus scones. She shares why even the beginner baker can pull off this recipe, and some tips for making everyone at your event feel more comfortable.

Find more recipes from Nettie on Instagram, @chefnettiefrank, or on YouTube.

Orange Scones


  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • Zest 1 orange
  • 3 cups flour
  • 2 T. Baking Powder
  • 1 tsp. Salt
  • 2 cups Heavy Cream


Rub together sugar and orange zest.
Hand mix all ingredients until it becomes a dough ball. Don’t over mix it!!
Roll out into 1/2 inch thickness, cut into triangles and bake at 375 for 20 min.