Toasted Coconut and Lime Scones
Coconut and lime make a great, tropical combination in many different drinks and desserts. They also make a good match at breakfast, even though Ill admit that it was a drink that inspired the creation of these Toasted Coconut and Lime Scones! The scones are made with toasted coconut and have a warm, buttery flavor to them thanks to the buttermilk in the dough. Theyre just slightly crisp on the outside, with a moist interior where you can really taste the coconut. Theyre topped with a bright and zesty glaze made with fresh lime juice, lime zest and confectioners sugar, which adds some extra sweetness to the scones and turns them in to something special.
It is easy to toast coconut at home for these scones, and toasting the coconut adds a little bit more coconut flavor as well as a little... [via Baking Bites]