Cheese Popovers - A Gem Scone Iron recipe

Cheese Popovers

Cheese Popovers - a yummy bite sized savoury snack. I've never tasted a cold one yet.
Cheese Popovers - a yummy bite sized savoury snack. I've never tasted a cold one yet.
As they look about to pop out of a gem scone iron.
As they look about to pop out of a gem scone iron.

Cheese Popovers - the recipe

Ingredients

  • 8 oz SR flour
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ¼ tsp celery salt
  • pinch cayenne pepper
  • 2 oz butter
  • ½ cup finely chopped celery
  • 2 Tbsp grated cheese
  • 1 egg
  • ¾ cup milk

Method
Rub butter into dry ingredients, add celery and cheese. Add beaten egg and milk and mix to a soft dough. Place in hot, well-greased gem irons and bake in a moderately hot oven 10 to 12 minutes.

If you don't have a gem scone iron yet...

This recipe was originally intended for gem scone irons.

However, my experiments with cooking them modern silicone forms have been successful. Here I'm using a Tupperware Petite form (a little cake or chocolate mould). I've also used silicone mini muffin tins, and metal mini muffin tins. All good. But gem irons are worth hunting down.


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