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Chocolate Chip Hot Cross Buns



15 piece(s)


  • 50 grams Butter
  • 500 grams plain flour
  • 20 grams dried instant yeast
  • 100 grams white sugar
  • 3 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 0.5 teaspoons Nutmeg
  • 0.5 teaspoons ground cloves
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 2 eggs
  • 250 grams full cream milk
  • 150 grams chocolate chips


  • 6 tablespoons plain flour
  • 5 tablespoons water


  • white sugar, 1/4 cup
  • Boiling water, 1/4 cup
  • 6
    2h 35min
    Preparation 2h 10min
  • 7
  • 8
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Recipe's preparation

  1. Cut butter into smaller pieces and add to mixing bowl, melt, 3 minutes/50 degrees/speed 2. MC inserted.
  2. Place all remaining dough ingredients into mixing bowl and combine, 15 seconds, speed 3, MC inserted.
  3. Knead 5 minutes, kneading function . MC inserted.
  4. Place dough into an oiled bowl (dough will be sticky), cover with gladwrap and set aside in a warm place to rise for 1.5 hours.
  5. Line a baking tray with baking paper.
  6. Once risen, roll dough into balls (roughly the size of golf balls) and place onto the prepared baking tray leaving a small gap between each ball.
  7. Crosses
  8. In a small jug, mix together the flour and water for the crosses and place mixture into a piping bag with a round nozzle.
  9. Pipe the crosses onto the buns, then leave to rise for another 30 minutes. Preheat oven to 180 degress (fan forced).
  10. Place buns into the oven and bake for 25 minutes (or until golden and cooked through).
  11. Glaze
  12. Prepare the glaze while the buns are cooking by mixing the sugar and boiling water together in a jug.
  13. Once buns have been removed from the oven brush the glaze over them straight away.
  14. Enjoy with butter!

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  • Nice post.

    Submitted by Jack839 on 27. March 2021 - 23:59.

    Nice post.

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