Delicious and simple.
Serves: 4 people
SuperValu Brown Sugar
SuperValu Granny Smith Apples
sliced and finely chopped
SuperValu Hot Cross Buns
(pack of 6)
- Place a large non stick frying pan on a medium heat and add the sugar and lemon juice.
- Allow the sugar to dissolve to create a caramel.
- Stir in 30g butter and add the sliced apples, cooking for 3-4 minutes until the apples have softened and slightly caramelized.
- Slice the hot cross buns, and place on a baking tray.
- Place under the grill to toast and allow to cool.
- Spread the remaining butter over the toasted surface of the buns and place in an ovenproof dish.
- Layer the bottom half of the six buns in the dish, then add the caramelized apples.
- Place the tops of the buns on top.
- Meanwhile to prepare the custard break the eggs into a bowl and add the caster sugar.
- Pour the milk and cream into a saucepan and bring to the boil, remove from the heat and pour into the egg mixture, stirring continuously.
- Ladle the custard over the hot cross buns and place in a preheated oven at 160°C/325°F/Gas Mark 3 for 25-30 minutes.
- Remove from the oven and serve immediately.