April 28th, 2011
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Everybody must get sconed - including Her Majesty the Queen.

Queen Elizabeth's Drop Scones
Enough for 16 people

4 teacups flour
4 tablespoons caster sugar
2 teacups milk
2 whole eggs
2 teaspoons bi-carbonate soda
3 teaspoons cream of tartar
2 tablespoons melted butter

Beat eggs, sugar and half the milk together, add flour, and mix well together adding remainder of milk as required, also bi-carbonate and cream of tartar, fold in the melted butter.

Recipe made available by the National Archives.

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    That's some revealing piece of writing..

    November 3, 2011 at 1:45 am | Reply
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    I believe you are right completely.

    October 22, 2011 at 4:31 pm | Reply
  3. The Witty One

    I didn't know the queen was a sconer!

    April 28, 2011 at 5:24 pm | Reply
  4. Truth, Temporary Bachelor@Queen

    If you look quick, she is a dead ringerr for teh Quaker Oats guy...

    April 28, 2011 at 4:26 pm | Reply
    • Queen of Everything@Truth

      Ha! Ha! Ha! Ha!

      April 28, 2011 at 4:44 pm | Reply
  5. Truth, Temporary Bachelor

    I always pictured QOE as younger...

    April 28, 2011 at 3:08 pm | Reply
    • Queen of Everything@Truth

      I am...and I wouldn't be caught dead with that hair-do. The coat has some possibilities though.

      April 28, 2011 at 4:14 pm | Reply
  6. Mildred

    Ok, I want to know what the variations are...

    April 28, 2011 at 3:02 pm | Reply
    • JainaJade@Mildred

      I can't watch the video but I saw on another site something about her saying to use treacle instead of the castor sugar. not sure of the ratio tho.

      April 28, 2011 at 4:28 pm | Reply

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