Easy Pumpkin Spice Scones
Carolyn Slater | September 28th, 2022

Easy Pumpkin Spice Scones for the busy college student.

This easy Pumpkin Scones recipe is made with canned pumpkin and is an easy scones recipe with a simple scone glaze.

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This sweet treat is perfect for any time of day. Take it with you to school for breakfast, a picnic, or even a midnight sweet tooth craving!


  • 2 ¼ cups flour
  • ¾ cup white sugar
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • ¾ cup canned pumpkin
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • ½ teaspoon ground cloves
  • ½ teaspoon nutmeg
  • ½ teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
  • ¾ stick cold butter
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • ½ teaspoon salt


  • Preheat oven to 425 • and line a cookie sheet with parchment paper.
  • In a medium mixing bowl, mix together dry ingredients- flour, sugar, baking powder, cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg, pumpkin spice and salt.
  • Add butter with a pastry cutter or fork until butter is in small bits and crumbly.
  • Add wet ingredients – (pumpkin, milk and egg) and blend well into the flour mixture.
  • Turn out dough onto a floured surface.
  • Shape dough into a circle. Cut into 8 pie pieces using a knife or pizza cutter.
  • Bake on a prepared baking sheet – 13-15 minutes, or until light golden brown.
  • Cool before adding glaze.

Give these a try and let us know what you think. We would love to hear what your favorite fall recipe is- share it with us over on Instagram @reserveatburtoncreek!