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Saturday, January 14, 2006

Hot Cross Buns




For those who were unsure about
our "Hot Cross Buns"
also known as "Easter Buns"
That's what they look like, they
smell and taste delicious.
But why oh why are they in our
supermarkets from Dec. 28th
until Easter which is in mid April.

14 comments:

bubba said...

yumm booo. With a side of eggs and ham and coffee and and and and. lol I'm a thinking I'm hungry.

Cliff Morrow said...

I suppose you didn't really want to buy these. But in the interest of good blogging,,,you had to buy them to get this picture.
Thanks for the sacrifice Peter. They do look good.

Big Dave T said...

Better in the supermarket than on your plate. Ummmm, unless that's your plate.

Thanks for that picture. I was wondering what "hot cross buns" looked like. Seems like I recall that phrase from a childhood game we used to play.

OldHorsetailSnake said...

What amazes me is that they will stay hot for 3 1/2 months.

mreddie said...

Could the answer be just for the purpose of temptation? You are making me hungry. ec

kenju said...

Are you complaining, Peter?

FTS said...

Um... how do they taste?

Merle said...

Hi Peter ~~ Well done with the
picture. And then of course you had yo eat them!!!
They are meant to be heated hence
the HOT. They taste like most fruit or raisin breads, but have
a nice glaze on them that's yummy

Karen said...

I've never seen one, but now I have, thanks! :-) They do look yummy.

I hope you had a great weekend!

Hale McKay said...

I think they are around long enough for kids to memorize the nursery rhyme.
...But they are delicious.

poopie said...

Looks yummy. Thank you for showing that..I'd always heard about them and never seen one.

LZ Blogger said...

G'day Peter! - We never saw these while we were downunder. (maybe they weren't around in June? But we did have a lot of English Teas with Scones. Thanks for letting me know there was something we missed while there. ~ jb///

Ivy the Goober said...

Wow, I've heard of hot cross buns before, but I always just thought that they were angry rolls. ;)

Craig 'n' Jen said...

i know where my father gets it from now !