Spicy Bread Rolls AKA Hot Cross Buns (minus the cross)
By Elvis elf
- 1lb Strong Bread Flour
- 1 tsp Salt
- 1 tsp Sugar
- 1oz Fresh Yeast
- 5fl Oz Milk
- 5fl Oz Water
- 1/2 tsp mixed spice (more if you like spicier)
- 2 oz Butter
- 6-8 oz Mixed Fruit
- 3oz Caster Sugar
Level of difficulty Average
Cost Average budget
Put 4 oz flour tepid milk and water into a bowl
Cream the yeast and sugar and put egg into the flour / milk / water and beat like a batter. Put into a warm place to froth well
Rub the butter into the remaining flour and add remaining dry ingredients.
When batter is frothing, mix in dry ingredients and put into a warm place to rise.
When mixture has doubled in size, kneed lightly on a floured board ad device into buns. Put in a warm place to rise.
When risen, place in a warm oven gas 6 for 15-50 mins and they will sound hollow when tapped on the bottom