Bite size: Freshly baked hot cross buns for some early Easter rising

Although the origin of the hot cross bun is disputed, their popularity at this time of the year certainly isn’t. Superquinn is expecting to sell around half a million of the spiced teacakes between now and Easter – six-packs cost €2.99.

16th April, 2011

The Bretzel Bakery on Lennox Street in Dublin 8 is also baking fresh hot cross buns every day this week, and is open every morning at 8.30am.

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If you’re looking for something a little out of the ordinary for your chocolate Easter treat, Terroirs in Donnybrook is selling handmade chocolate eggs by Eve Chocolates. The eggs are made with a 38 per cent cocoa milk chocolate shell and filled with...

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