Pinner says "Great Hot Cross recipe! I recommend doubling (to trippling) the spices and adding more sugar, as well as some ground cloves. Also tastes great if you add some candied peel and currants to the raisins.
Hot Cross Buns, topped with an icing cross made, are a Lenten season bread that makes a nice addition to any Easter brunch table. These yeast bread buns contain currants, which add a sweet flavor. Find more delicious bread recipes on our site.