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Hot Cross Bun Buttercream

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  • Egg Free
  • Vegetarian

About the bake

We've created a special buttercream recipe especially for Easter. Inspired by the classic hot cross bun, this buttercream contains orange rind and all spice to give it that extra tasty punch. Use it for cupcakes, cakes or sandwich between cookies- the sky is the limit. 

5Prep Time


  1. Step 1:

    Beat everything together in a bowl until creamy and pale. 


  • For the Buttercream

    • 1 tsp Nielsen-Massey Orange Blossom Water
    • 100g Cream cheese (full fat)
    • 100g Silver Spoon Icing Sugar
    • 50g Butter (unsalted)
    • 1 tsp Mixed spice


  • Whisk or wooden spoon
  • Bowl
  • Zester

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