A little chocolate with your coffee? Yes, please! Chocolate Chunk Scones are delectable confections that are easier to make than you think! With a few simple steps, you can have melt-in-your-mouth chocolate scones in just 30 minutes. These Chocolate Chunk Scones are the perfect touch of sweetness to add to your brunch table!

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Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar, optionally plus more for sprinkling
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • sea salt, to taste
  • 1 cup chocolate chunks or chips
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1 tablespoon butter, melted

Directions

Step 1 –Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.

Step 2 –Prepare a cookie sheet by lining it with parchment paper.

Step 3 –Combine the flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt in a mixing bowl.

Step 4 –Stir in the chocolate chips.

Step 5 –Add the cream and stir just until a dough starts to form.

Step 6 –Knead the dough briefly with floured hands until just combined.

Step 7 –Shape the dough into a flat disk with your hands.

Step 8 –Cut the dough into 8 wedges and place the wedges on the cookie sheet.

Step 9 –Lightly brush the tops of the wedges with the melted butter and sprinkle with more sugar.

Step 10 –Bake until the scones are a deep golden color, about 18-20 minutes.

Step 11 –Place the scones on a cooling rack for about 10 minutes prior to serving.

Step 12 –Serve once cooled.