Mini Walnut Scones (Mini Walnuss Scones)

This recipe is strange, but it could also be because I didn’t get some of the steps right. Anyway, the scones turned out more like biscuits, and with biscuits you could make sandwiches as well. Just that these biscuits are more crumbly, drier and very small.

I love my scones savoury. I love cheesy scones and as such, I decided to buy some smoked salmon slices to accompany these scones. The walnut might get in the way though, and if that bothers you as well, just remove them from the recipe below.

These mini scones are nice to bite into by themselves without being made into reluctant sandwiches too. Kind of like buttery, cheesy biscuits.

Have fun!


  • Plain flour: 120g
  • Walnut: 45g, finely chopped + 5 pieces (halved, optional)
  • Baking powder: 2 tsp
  • Unsalted butter: 80g
  • Milk: 2 tbsp + 2 tbsp
  • Smoked salmon: 10 slices, halved


  1. Preheat oven at 200 degrees Celsius.
  2. Combine plain flour, finely chopped walnut & baking powder in a mixing bowl.
  3. Whisk in butter till a dough is formed.
  4. Whisk in 2 tbsp milk. Continue to knead with hands till dough becomes smooth.
  5. Roll out dough till 2cm thick. Cut out 4cm rounds.
  6. Place on a baking tray with greased baking paper. Brush top of dough with 2 tbsp milk.
  7. Press down walnut halves onto top of scones.
  8. Bake 10min till lightly browned.
  9. Serve warm with smoked salmon slices.

18 – 20 mini scones (10 pairs for serving as a mini sandwich)

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