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Cinnamon Sugar Hot Cross Buns (Freihofer’s Copycat)

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Cinnamon Sugar Hot Cross Buns (Freihofer’s Copycat)

If you're from Upstate NY then you know all about Freihofer's baked goods. They're sold in practically every single gas station and grocery store from the Canadian border down to Albany, and probably further south than that. If you're not from Upstate NY, Entenmann's is another common brand, and I believe they are, or at one point were owned by the same company. (Did research, both brands now owned by the Mexican conglomerate Bimbo). Every year around Easter Freihofer's would come out with two variations of Hot Cross Buns. The traditional ones that are basically raisin bread rolls with a...

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Fluffy, fragrant, homemade Hot Cross Buns recipe! With a short recipe video and some cheeky but effective tips, I think you’ll be amazed how easy it is to make hot cross buns.

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Fluffy, fragrant, homemade Hot Cross Buns recipe! With a short recipe video and some cheeky but effective tips, I think you’ll be amazed how easy it is to make hot cross buns.

Plus, a bonus no-knead version – the world’s easiest hot cross buns recipe! Hot Cross Buns Big, fluffy, fragrant Hot Cross Buns just like what you get from your favourite bakery are easier to make than you think. Especially if you have a stand mixer. Homemade Hot Cross Buns become a dump-and-mix job to make the dough. Definitely my preferred method! These Hot Cross Buns are way better than the stock standard ones you buy from grocery stores. Those are pumped with preservatives and have a distinct artificial flavour about them. Once you’ve tried homemade, you will never go back. I haven’t! What...

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Delicious and decadent Hot Cross Buns with chocolate chips! These buns are subtly spiced and generously studded with chocolate, making them the perfect Easter treats

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Delicious and decadent Hot Cross Buns with chocolate chips! These buns are subtly spiced and generously studded with chocolate, making them the perfect Easter treats

Recipe with step-by-step photos. Hot Cross Buns There are so many baking choices at Easter, and Hot Cross Buns are a must for me. My Easter Egg Nest Cake is also an annual treat for us which I like to make on Easter Sunday. But Hot Cross Buns are something I try to make at least twice during the Easter period so we can enjoy them at breakfast, morning tea and afternoon tea. We just never tire of them at Easter! Chocolate Chip Hot Cross Buns I was hoping to make my regular Hot Cross Buns this year, but poor...

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Hot Cross Buns with Orange Gaze

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Hot Cross Buns with Orange Gaze

I don't know about you, but every year I look forward to Easter.  The main reason of course is because of what it represents, and as a Christian it is a huge celebration for myself and my family. However, I have to be honest and admit that the other reason I look forward to Easter, is because of the Hot Cross Buns.  My word. It's not like I can't make them any other time of the year, but truthfully, I don't.  I make them once a year and that's it, so we always look forward to them, my daughter especially...

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The perfect blend of sweet and spice, enjoy these classic Hot Cross Buns this Easter season

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The perfect blend of sweet and spice, enjoy these classic Hot Cross Buns this Easter season

Topped with a cross and optional glaze. The best addition to your holiday table. I love bread probably more than the usual person, but heaven help me when it comes to Hot Cross Buns. So so addicting! I’m not sure if its the blend of spices, the lightly sweet and sticky glaze, the orange zest or the combination of all three that really takes these over the top but man are they good. Based off of my White Bread Recipe, these rolls are soft, airy and unforgettable. What are Hot Cross Buns? Hot Cross Buns are a type of spiced...

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