I honestly didn’t know hot cross buns were a real food. I just thought they existed in the nursery rhyme.
However, upon doing some research I learned that they are actually quite easy to make. I used this Pillsbury recipe. I’m not sure how they got their hot cross buns to form that shape, but this is how mine turned out:
My verdict? Well, my “crosses” leave something to be desired. And I don’t like raisins that much. But these were pretty okay. A really simple dessert, that’s for sure. Would it still count if we filled them with chocolate?