Sunday Brunch: Caramelized Onion and Blue Cheese Scones

Sunday Brunch

How to make the best meal of the week even better.

Editor's note: Each Saturday morning we bring you a Sunday Brunch recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.

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[Photograph: Sydney Oland]

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Savory scones are one of my favorite things to serve for brunch. They're great on their own, hot out of the oven with butter, or taken up a level and stuffed with bacon or breakfast sausage. Using what I feel is the cornerstone of a great brunch—the combination of sweet and savory—these scones take funky, salty blue cheese and combine it with caramelized onions. Although bacon is always a great choice at brunch, these scones are fantastic filled with a few thinly sliced pieces of steak.