Fun ways to spice up your hot cross buns

Hot cross buns
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From peanut butter and bacon to cherry and chocolate, here is how you can put a twist to your traditional hot cross buns.

It’s Easter and that means hot cross buns are in season!

If you are looking to put a twist on the traditional hot cross bun, look no further!

We have put together a combination of recipes from chefs on how to go a different route with traditional hot cross buns to make them even more delicious.

But be warned – the ingredients are not what you would expect!

Chef Phil Vickery’s hot cross buns with a twist

Cherry and chocolate hot cross buns recipe from Waitrose

Hot cross bun french toast with Maple Roasted Figs

No knead apple cinnamon hot cross buns

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