hot cross bun

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moderately sweet raised roll containing spices and raisins and citron and decorated with a cross-shaped sugar glaze

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Hot Cross buns, once saved for Good Friday, are now eaten throughout Lent.
5million hot cross buns - with both types of crosses - will fly off their shelves in Scotland this Easter.
SERVES 4 Preparation time: 15 minutes Cooking time: 30 minutes Ingredients 4 hot cross buns 15g unsalted butter 320ml double cream 100ml whole milk 2 eggs & 1 egg yolk 100g Rachel's Greek Style Natural Yogurt 1 tsp demerara sugar scatter broken into the mix.
For my Easter scientific drinks experiment, I've ripped up hot cross buns, snapped chocolate, clinked ice and whirled red wines in a glass.
This is a great way to use up leftover hot cross buns and Easter eggs and makes for an indulgent, comforting pud.
Project :Heston's Earl Grey and mandarin hot cross buns
And, of course, there were also plenty of hot cross buns too - with bakers Mike Goddard, Gerhard Patzer and Pater Inger making a massive 12lb bun in 1976.
And with Easter coming up, she suggests that it can also be turned into a heart-warming celebration dessert by making it with hot cross buns instead of the traditional Welsh fruit loaf, bara brith.
These days it's possible to buy Hot Cross Buns throughout the year.