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Lemon Cross Buns Easter Recipe


12 oz. (350g) strong plain flour
3 oz. (75g) caster sugar
3 oz. (75g) butter
1 tsp. Salt
half a teaspoon of cinnamon
2 eggs, beaten
1 tbsp. Lemon marmalade
half a tsp. Ground cardamom
quarter pint (150 ml.) milk, warmed
2 tsps. Dried yeast
grated rind of 1 lemon

 Lemon Cross Buns Easter Recipe


Pre-heat oven to 400F, Gas Mark 6, 204C Sieve the flour, spices, sugar and salt into a mixing bowl Rub in the butter and stir in the yeast and lemon rind Beat in the eggs and milk until and knead to form a soft dough Place in a greased bowl, cover and leave in a warm place until it has doubled in size. Knead again until smooth then divide into eight pieces Shape into rolls, cut a cross on the tops and place on a baking sheet Cover and leave until the rolls have doubled in size Brush with egg wash then place in the oven for 15-20 minutes by when they should be a golden brown in colour Warm the marmalade and brush over the tops of the rolls Serve while still warm

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