Cheese and bacon hot cross bun


Chef with mixing bowl

Method Makes 9 dozen

  1. Mix ingredients together for 10-15 minutes on middle speed (conventional mixer) or 2 minutes on slow speed and 6 minutes on fast speed (spiral mixer).

  2. The temperature of the dough should be 27°C (80°F).

  3. Grill and chop bacon.

  4. Add inclusions and mix on slow speed until clear.

  5. Deposit weight 50g each.

  6. Process immediately as required.

  7. Prove at 40°C 85% relative humidity for 45-60 minutes.

  8. Allow batter to rest for 20-30 minutes before piping onto proved, glazed buns.

  9. Glaze with Macphie Plant-based Glaze then pipe cross prior to baking.

  10. Bake at 230-250°C (446-482°F) for 10-15 minutes.

two Makes 9 dozen

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