for family meals :
Cross Bun Bread and Butter Pudding
recipe for Hot Cross Bun Bread and Butter Pudding comes
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This is a great Easter version of the traditional pudding
that can be eaten using tea cakes, or my favourite version
which uses left over Panettone.
for Hot Cross Bun Bread and Butter Pudding
8 hot cross buns split
110g softened butter
Rind of half a lemon grated
2 whole eggs
2 egg yolks
150ml double cream
50g Demerara sugar
1tsp vanilla extract
Pinch of salt
to make Hot Cross Bun Bread and Butter Pudding
Butter a deep ovenproof dish.
the oven to 180°C / Gas Mark 4.
the hot cross buns and lay them, butter side up, overlapping
in the dish.
together the lemon rind, eggs, milk, cream, half the
sugar, vanilla extract and salt.
over the buns and leave for at least 30 minutes to
soak up the liquid, ducking any of the buns that want
the remaining sugar over the pudding and put in the
oven for about 40 minutes, or until the custard is
set. Best served warm rather than hot.