Hot Cross Buns

Hot Cross Buns



Serves: 8 Preparation Time: 30 Minutes Cook Time: 25 Minutes
Total Time: 2 Hours, 55 Minutes

  1. Line baking tray with baking paper
  2. In a large bowl combine Flour, Sultanas, Orange Peel, Sugar, Yeast, Spices, Nutmeg and salt.
  3. Make a well in the center ad mix in Milk, Butter and Egg. Use your hands to bring the dough together in the bowl.
  4. Turn the dough onto a floured surface and knead for 10-15 minutes or until smooth.
  5. Coat with Melted Butter and leave to rise for 1 ½ hours.
  6. Preheat oven to 180°C. knead dough for 3-5 minutes, until smooth.
  7. Divide into 12 balls, Place onto prepared tray. Set aside for 30 minutes.
  8. For the Cross Paste, mix ¼ cup Flour and 2 tbsp water. Transfer into piping bag and make Crosses
  9. Bake for 20-25 minutes, Leave to cool.

  • You can use any citrus peel instead of Orange Peel