cross bun


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Noun1.cross bun - moderately sweet raised roll containing spices and raisins and citron and decorated with a cross-shaped sugar glazecross bun - moderately sweet raised roll containing spices and raisins and citron and decorated with a cross-shaped sugar glaze
coffee roll, sweet roll - any of numerous yeast-raised sweet rolls with our without raisins or nuts or spices or a glaze
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WARBURTON'S mouthwatering Hot Cross Bun Loaf is back in time for Easter.
Believe it or not, a bar in Liverpool city centre is introducing a Hot Cross Bun Sour to its drink menu.
One of my very favourite things at this time of year is a simple, toasted hot cross bun.
I was so pleased to see him sat up in the hospital bed with his son," said John, who has now been dubbed "the hot cross bun man" by Binley fire station colleagues.
The RSPB is inviting people to Saltholme near Billingham to help break the record for making - and eating - the world's largest ever hot cross bun.
Its performance was also aided by the unveiling of new products including the hot cross bun loaf and the Easter simnel cake.
Julie Osborne, who has worked as a baker for 25 years, crossed her first hot cross bun in 1986.
A WOMAN who bit into a hot cross bun was horrified to find a secret ingredient - a screwdriver.
Macphie is now able to pack its ready-to-use hot cross bun crossing paste in a new, rhomboidal form pack, which has been well received by in-store and trade and craft bakers alike.
4 Dip the hot cross bun halves in the mixture and place in an ovenproof dish.
The four-strong crew are dedicated hot cross bun crossers at Greggs in the North East and the run-up to Easter is their busiest week of the year.
This 23% rise on last year helped it to "good" Easter sales, further bolstered with the addition of new products such as an Easter simnel cake and a hot cross bun loaf.