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Sweet and savory scones impress at Wicker Park bakery Scone City

Sweet and savory scones impress at Wicker Park bakery Scone City

Scone City's sweet treats aren't just for tea time.

Review: Scone City
1632 W. Division St. 773-904-8722
Rating: !!! 1/2 (out of 4) Heating up

First, there were the cupcakeries. Then, the boutique doughnut shops and macaron-packed patisseries moved in. Though I'm not ready to bet any dough on it yet, recently opened Wicker Park bakery Scone City has me wondering whether the humble scone could be the dark horse in the race for the latest treat trend.

With a reputation for being crumbly, dense and dry, this traditional British tea-time snack is an unlikely candidate, for sure. (A lot of scones I've...

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