Saturday 2 March 2013

Evening Buns

Evening Buns are very yummy, crispy on the outside and soft and fluffy on the inside. It is great for breakfast, tea or lunch.


All purpose flour
4 ½ cup
1 tbsp melted
1 cup
1 tsp
1 tsp
1  tsp
1 beaten(Optional)
Sesame seeds
1 tbsp
Tea Towel
Egg (optional)
1 beaten with 2 tbsp of water for brushing.


First step is to make the dough. In a deep bowl add the flour, salt, sugar, yeast, butter and mix it well. Now add the milk and start making the dough with hand. Kneed real good until the dough is soft.

Place the dough in a bowl, cover it with a towel and leave it to rise for about an hour.
In a flat surface dust some flour and place the dough on top. Knead little to get the air out of the dough.

Cut in to 10 buns as shown in the photo. Take each bun make knots as shown in the photo.
Arrange them in the baking tray, cover it with the towel and leave it for 20 mins.

After 20 mins the buns will double in size, brush the egg mix on all the buns and sprinkle sesame seeds over each of them.

Preheat the oven to 190ºC and bake the buns for 15 mins.

When golden brown remove the buns from the oven and serve them hot with butter. 

Note:You can totally skip the eggs, before baking you can brush with butter.

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  1. delicious dinner rolls / knots!!!Thanks for sending this yummy recipe to my event.. Looking for more yummy recipes...

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  2. Such cute knotted buns. Love it. Thnx for sharing Priya


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