Bun recipes

There’s nothing quite like taking a fresh batch of buns out of the oven for a teatime treat. We’ve got hot cross buns, iced buns, classic Chelsea buns, and of course the almighty cinnamon Gail’s bun.

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Nicola Lamb’s French toast cinnamon buns

Bun recipes

Nicola Lamb’s French toast cinnamon buns

Soft, lightly spiced cinnamon buns are wonderful as they are, but expert pastry chef Nicola Lamb takes her creations up...

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Malt iced buns with raspberry icing

Baking recipes

Malt iced buns with raspberry icing

Who doesn’t love an iced bun?  Even better, how about a homemade iced bun. These ones temper the sometimes over-sweet...

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Cardamom and orange sticky buns

Baking recipes

Cardamom and orange sticky buns

The Great British Bake Off’s Michael Chakraverty and David Atherton (aka the Sticky Bun Boys) created these gloriously colourful orange...

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Iced cinnamon rolls

Weekend baking recipes

Iced cinnamon rolls

Soft and pillowy, lightly spiced and immensely comforting cinnamon rolls are one of the baking world’s greatest joys. Spread them...

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Babka buns with Nutella and tahini filling

Brunch recipes

Babka buns with Nutella and tahini filling

Nutella fans. Tahini enthusiasts. We see you! And we present to you these mouth-watering babka buns stuffed with a dreamy...

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Sweet tahini swirl buns

Sweet bread recipes

Sweet tahini swirl buns

Move over, cinnamon buns – there’s a new sweet bun in town. In this recipe, author and campaigner Yasmin Khan...

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Chocolate and peanut butter hot cross buns

Hot cross bun recipes

Chocolate and peanut butter hot cross buns

In this recipe, traditional hot cross buns get an updated twist with chocolate and peanut butter – ideal if you’re...

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Gail’s Bakery’s cinnamon buns

Brunch recipes

Gail’s Bakery’s cinnamon buns

Gail’s Bakery‘s flaky cinnamon buns are exactly the sort of joyfully crisp, sugar-coated treat you want to eat with a...

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Gail’s hot cross buns

Hot cross bun recipes

Gail’s hot cross buns

The recipe for these hot cross buns comes from high-end bakery chain Gail’s – each step is accompanied by a...

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Pecan pie chelsea buns

Christmas baking recipes

Pecan pie chelsea buns

We’ve taken a classic chelsea bun recipe up a notch with this tear-and-share pecan pie bake. Filled with a spiced...

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Chocolate and cardamom babka buns

Sweet bread recipes

Chocolate and cardamom babka buns

Sugar, spice and all things nice – that’s what these babka buns are made of. Enjoy these twisted treats warm...

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Hot cross buns with marmalade vodka whipped butter

Hot cross bun recipes

Hot cross buns with marmalade vodka whipped butter

Easter wouldn’t be Easter without hot cross buns – and homemade hot cross buns are always worth the extra effort....

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Chelsea buns

Bun recipes

Chelsea buns

Chelsea buns are British bakes that date back to the 17th century. This traditional bun recipe is packed with spiced...

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Semla buns (semlor)

Easter baking ideas

Semla buns (semlor)

These cream and marzipan filled semla buns (semlor) are a traditional Scandinavian treat in the run-up to Easter. Dig in....

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Golden saffron hot cross buns

Hot cross bun recipes

Golden saffron hot cross buns

These saffron hot cross buns by Dan Lepard are scented with hints of vanilla and orange. Dan’s pro tips make...

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Sticky chestnut buns

Chestnut recipes

Sticky chestnut buns

Debbie Major’s buns are a bit like chelsea buns, but a lot stickier – these come with a chestnut and...

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