TV’s Father Dominic and the “Scone Zone”

With Father Dominic Garramone, OSB
| 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | Festival Stage
Expand your baking repertoire with Fr. Dominic, the Bread Monk, as he guides you through the Scone Zone. You’ll learn about the history of scones from medieval times to the present and discover basic techniques for classic scones and some easy variations. He’ll offer more advanced recipes like Norfolk scones and savory scones with bacon, cheddar and chives. There will be time for questions at the end of the program and an opportunity to purchase an autographed copy of Fr. Dom’s new book Breakfast Breads and Sweet Treats.  

Father Dominic Garramone

Author and TV Personality

Father Dominic Garramone

Father Dominic Garramone, OSB, a monk of Saint Bede Abbey in Peru, Ill., was the host of the PBS cooking show Breaking Bread with Father Dominic from 1999 to 2001, and has written ten cookbooks. He still produces pledge specials for public television. While usually living a secluded life in a rural monastery, he occasionally travels throughout the Midwest giving lively talks (both culinary and inspirational) to civic and religious groups. Breakfast is his favorite meal, regardless of the time of day.
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