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Hot Cross Buns NOW AVAILABLE

March 15, 2015

 

A traditional Easter treat with spices, orange zest, and currants. Topped with an orange glaze. Perfect for breakfast with a nice hot mug of coffee!

Available daily from 2/18-4/5!

Special order yours today!

 

Fun facts about Hot Cross Buns:

During medieval times, Hot Cross Buns marked with a cross were traditionally eaten in Christian countries since dairy products were typically forbidden during Lent.

Queen Elizabeth I issued a decree forbidding the sale of Hot Cross Buns except at burials, on Good Friday, or at Christmas; thus, they could only make them at home.

 

Myth: If you hang Hot Cross Buns from kitchen raters on Good Friday, legend has it that the bread will remain fresh & mold-free throughout the entire year.

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