cross bun

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Synonyms for cross bun

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

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Hot Cross Bun Bacon Butty I recently discovered the wonders of the bacon butty, transformed into a sweet-savoury delight by using a lightly-toasted hot cross bun.
THIS Easter we set out to find the healthiest and tastiest hot cross buns in town.
EASTER well wishers from Midland churches were out in force handing out 400 hot cross buns and greetings to commuters heading for work.
BETTY'S LARGE HOT CROSS BUN pounds 12, mail order from
P Irwin, Glasgow Page 30: The sad story of a Labradoodle rushed to the vet after scoffing a hot cross bun.
Richard Bampfield, Lidl's Master of Wine, says "This rare Spanish wine from the historic Malaga region boasts unique aromas of raisins and sweet spice, very much like that of the cinnamon and nutmeg flavours in hot cross buns. An exciting find and superb value, this wine is the perfect indulgence for all your Easter treat needs."
Nine Mini Chocolate Hot Cross Buns PS1.50, M&S LOADED with delicious chocolate chips in an enriched buns for the ultimate sweet treat this Easter.
Irresistible Sourdough Richly Fruited Hot Cross Buns PS1.25 FOR A 4-PACK, CO-OP has secured Good Housekeeping's taste test approval for its Irresistible Sourdough Richly Fruited Hot Cross Buns.
Taste The Difference Fruity Hot Cross Buns PS1.25 for 4, Sainsbury's into THESE ultra-fruity buns include Chilean jumbo raisins, fresh citrus and a secret blend of aromatic spice oils.
Marks and Spencerhas launched itsEasterrange and boy does it look delicious, especially the blueberry hot cross buns which smell and taste just like a blueberry muffin.
Best eaten with butter, either cold or straight from the oven, you can't beat a hot cross bun at Easter - preferably homemade or handcrafted by a baker rather than one of the stodgy mass-produced ones that appear on supermarket shelves as soon as Boxing Day is out of the way.
Rating: +++++ Salted Caramel & Chocolate Hot Cross Buns Four for PS1.70, M&S If you aren't partial to sultanas but want to get your hot cross bun fix, these chocolate chip ones are delicious.
MRI has an important role in its diagnosis with a characteristic finding described as "hot cross bun" sign seen in MSA of cerebellar type (MSA-C).
And for long, our holy men and women have been tormented by the role of the Hot Cross bun in theology.