Hot Cross Buns are the epitome of Easter and this year, there is more choice than ever before with eight different hot cross bun varieties available at Waitrose. From traditional flavours and gluten free versions to exciting new launches such as the Heston from Waitrose Bakewell Tart Hot Cross Buns, these buns really are the most ‘currant’ available.

Heston from Waitrose Cherry Bakewell Hot Cross Buns 2s - £1.89

An innovative hot cross bun that ticks all the boxes – Heston continues to surprise and delight shoppers with his Easter offering. The Heston from Waitrose Cherry Bakewell Hot Cross Buns are soft textured, sweet, buttery and aromatic. The light and delicate dough is filled with juicy cherries and sweet almonds, creating the much loved flavour of a Bakewell tart.

Waitrose Sticky Toffee Mini Hot Cross Buns 9’s - £1.69

New for 2016 these mini hot cross buns are filled with deliciously plump raisins and have delightful toffee piecest throughout, for those who enjoy a delicious and simple twist on the classic. They would make a great afternoon snack!

Waitrose LOVE life Gluten Free Hot Cross Buns 4s - £2.49

It can be tough having a gluten intolerance during special occasions and having to miss out on tasty treats. This Easter, however, Waitrose has made it easier and more delicious than ever to tuck into old favourites, with these lightly spiced buns with a zingy citrus zest.

Waitrose Richly Fruited Mini Hot Cross Buns 9s - £1.69

For those who don’t like to mess with that status quo, Waitrose have a classic fruit filled Hot Cross Bun packed with all of the traditional flavours and textures you’d expect to find in a Hot Cross Bun. Available in both a standard and mini size, these Hot Cross Buns are perfect for all of the family.

Waitrose Wholemeal Hot Cross Buns 4s - £1.69

For those who want to indulge, but are keen to increase their fibre intake throughout the Easter period, these wholemeal fruity and flavoursome hot cross bun are filled with more fruit than ever before, to make every bite a currant-packed one.

Waitrose Cranberry, Fig and Golden Raisin Hot Cross Buns 4s - £1.69

Also new for 2016 and these four fruited hot cross buns made with Cornish butter, vine fruits, chopped figs, cranberries & citrus zest. The succulent and fruity buns are a delicious twist to an old British tradition; a perfect way to treat yourself.

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