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Chocolate Hot Cross Buns



12 piece(s)


  • 250 grams Milk
  • 30 grams fresh yeast
  • 500 grams Strong Flour
  • 70 grams Butter, cut into small pieces
  • 50 grams white sugar
  • 1 level tsp salt
  • 1 egg
  • 2 level tablespoon Dutch cocoa powder, you can use normal Baking Cocoa
  • 150 grams chocolate bits

Cross MIx

  • 50 grams water
  • 40 grams White Flour
  • 1/2 tsp olive oil
  • Pinch salt


  • 50 grams apricot jam
  • 6
    2h 10min
    Preparation 10min
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Recipe's preparation

  1. Add Milk and Yeast to bowl Closed lid
    Mix 2 Mins. 37 D. Speed 2
  2. Add Flour, Butter, Sugar, Salt, Egg, Cocoa to bowl Closed lid
    Use Dough modefunction, 2 mins, turn on full speed.

    about half way though add chocolate bits through top of lid while Termi is still working

    Leave to prove in bowl for 30 to 40 mins or until double in size it should look nice shinny.

    Keep an eye on your mix as you dont want to over prove it.

    Turn onto lightly floured board and roll into a saugage cut into 12 equal pieces and place onto an oven tray.
    Cover with a colth. Prove for around 30.

    Heat oven to 200 d while second prove is happing
  3. Cross Mixture
  4. Once you are happy with the second prove
    pace all the cross mixture ingredients into a small bowl and mix by hand, sppon into a piping bag with a medium nozzle or a small plastic bag and cut a small hole in one corner.

    Pipe cross over buns
  5. Bake for 20 miutes turning tray around after 15 minutes.

    when they come out of the oven brush with warmed Apricot Jam

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  • This is delicious! I will definitely prepare this...

    Submitted by Jane17Locane on 26. January 2021 - 07:50.

    This is delicious! I will definitely prepare this dish!

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