Whole Wheat Espresso Chocolate Chip Scones

These scones are what I would call perfect. They’re not too muffin-like and not too dry, which is sometimes difficult to achieve with scones. And the espresso flavor is there without being too strong, but is still strong enough to cover up the taste of the whole wheat flour. Whole Wheat Espresso Chocolate Chip Scones | texanerin.com They also have this nice, crunchy crusty thing going on. I think I’ll definitely use this base in the future with other flavor combinations! And that glaze?! Yeah. I never want a glazeless scone again. It would be like leaving out 70% of the fun! For the recipe, click on over here: Espresso Chocolate Chip Scones! Oh, and even if you’re not interested in my scones, go check out my friend Erin’s blog, Dinners, Dishes, and Desserts because it’s awesome and has lots of sweets and non-sweets alike! Back when she asked me to guest post for her, I didn’t even think about Easter so I thought these scones sounded just dandy. Well, they’re not very Easter-y and for that I apologize. If you need something last minute for Easter, there’s always these super quick and easy eggs. And they taste just as good as the real thing! They use honey, natural peanut butter and coconut oil. Healthier Reese's Peanut Butter Eggs | texanerin.com Or if you’re feeling a bit more ambitious and want to make a cake, this is one of my absolute favorites: 100% Whole Grain Carrot Cake | texanerin.com It’s pretty simple and not very fussy as you don’t have to ice the sides. That saves SO much time. And you can use the food processor to grate the carrots! That means hidden carrots. You all know I just couldn’t have visible carrots in my food. I hope you all have a great Easter! :)
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23 comments on “Whole Wheat Espresso Chocolate Chip Scones” — Add one!

  • Jamie
    February 2, 2014 @ 9:03 pm

    These WERE perfect! I adore the fact that they are whole wheat. I got fantastic comments on them. LOVE! :)

    • Erin replies to Jamie
      February 2, 2014 @ 9:17 pm

      Yay! So happy that everyone liked the scones, Jamie! Thanks so much for the feedback and the rating. :)

  • Lisa {Authentic Suburban Gourmet } says
    April 9, 2013 @ 4:42 am

    Any kind of scone is perfect in my book. Now that you said espresso – you had me hooked. Delish!

  • Lemons and Anchovies says
    April 7, 2013 @ 5:09 pm

    I love scones and the way you described them really does sound perfect. :)

  • brandi says
    April 5, 2013 @ 3:39 pm

    yum. espresso + me = love. these look great!

  • The Café Sucré Farine says
    April 4, 2013 @ 11:12 pm

    Fabulous, just fabulous, I want one now, they look so delicious!

  • Barbara Bakes says
    April 2, 2013 @ 1:30 pm

    Ohhh a crusty crust and a glaze – I'm in!

  • Carla Walker says
    April 1, 2013 @ 6:59 pm

    Those scones look amazing! Seriously heavenly! I want all of these! PS sorry I havent been responding to you haha! Im getting on it today :D

  • Katrina Bahl says
    April 1, 2013 @ 3:56 pm

    I do love a good scone!

  • Jen Laceda | Tartine and Apron Strings says
    April 1, 2013 @ 8:40 am

    That whole grain carrot cake is inspiring me to make one myself! Love the layers and and the creamy frosting in between! Now, where did my fork go?

  • Rose says
    March 31, 2013 @ 5:06 am

    That carrot cake looks phenomenal! I use the food processor, too – don't like carrot bits in my cake either :)

  • sally @ sallys baking addiction says
    March 30, 2013 @ 9:03 pm

    Erin, these look SO good. I am not usually a scone person, but all of these flavors PLUS being whole wheat – I want to reach through the screen right now. :) Amazing!

  • Patty Price says
    March 30, 2013 @ 3:50 am

    I wish I had one for my breakfast-love all the flavors and the yummy glaze ;-)

  • aimee @ Shugarysweets says
    March 30, 2013 @ 3:49 am

    Yeah, I would say those scones look perfect too.

  • tasty recipes says
    March 29, 2013 @ 8:29 pm

    Amazing Recipe and photos Like it very much
    keep it like that

  • Jennie @themessybakerblog says
    March 29, 2013 @ 4:12 pm

    Mmm, espresso scones. These look wonderful!

  • Kelly @ Hidden Fruits and Veggies says
    March 29, 2013 @ 3:00 pm

    I've been all kinds of obsessed with scones lately — these look great!

  • Laura (Tutti Dolci) says
    March 29, 2013 @ 12:48 am

    I'm all for a glazed scone, these look great!

  • Elaine @ Cooking to Perfection says
    March 28, 2013 @ 10:19 pm

    These would be great for Easter brunch! Loving that glaze too. Yummm!

  • Regina @ SpecialtyCakeCreations says
    March 28, 2013 @ 9:14 pm

    These look great, especially the glaze. Will have to check out your guest post :)

  • Katrina @ Warm Vanilla Sugar says
    March 28, 2013 @ 8:05 pm

    I love a good scone, and if you say they're perfect, I believe you! Yum!

  • kim - Liv LIfe says
    March 28, 2013 @ 7:19 pm

    Saw you on DDD's website and I'm so glad she introduced you! LOVE this scone recipe, it's so got my name on it.

  • Marta @ What should I eat for breakfast today says
    March 28, 2013 @ 6:47 pm

    I went on a website of your friend. She's in Japan, I really want to go there, hopefuly this or next year. And your scones – good to know it's delicious :)


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