Mexican cheese scones
( MAKES 12 )
- Sift flour, baking powder and chilli powder into a bowl. Mix through sugar and grated cheese.Grate butter and mix through flour mixture. Make a well in the middle and add all the milk at once.
- Mix to a firm but light dough with a knife. Turn out on to a floured board and form into a long cylinder. Brush with egg.
- Mix cornmeal and finely grated parmesan cheese together and roll cylinder in this. Cut into 12 pieces. Place on a cold oven tray. Bake at 250C for 10 to 12 minutes.