Hot Cross Buns are an Easter classic, although we reckon it should be a thing all year round. Until that becomes a reality, here are 3 places to get your hot cross bun fix while you still can. Easter’s just round the corner!
1. Baker & Cook
image: Baker & Cook
These babies from Baker & Cook are lovingly baked with their own blend of spices.
For those who prefer a more playful take on this Easter delicacy, they’ve also rolled out Chocolate Chip Hot Cross Buns.
44 Jalan Merah Saga, #01-56 Chip Bee Gardens, Singapore 287116 (and various other outlets)
2. Joe & Dough
image: Joe & Dough
Apart from their traditional hot cross buns, Joe & Dough has hopped on the salted egg yolk bandwagon, dishing out Salted Egg Yolk Hot Cross Buns this jolly Easter – think oozy, rich salted egg yolk lava sitting in the heart of a charcoal bun.
83 Punggol Central, #B1-12 Waterway Point, Singapore 828761 (and various other outlets)
image: Cedele’s Facebook page
Keeping the tradition interesting, Cedele’s variety of hot cross buns are unique and delicious. Get the Apple Cinnamon Hot Cross Bun to satisfy your sweet tooth, or a savoury number with spinach, sundried tomatoes, and onions.
For a local spin on things, they’ve also pushed out Pandan Coconut hot cross buns. We say thumbs up!
By Pinky Chng, March 2016