Vickie's rock buns

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15min


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About this recipe: Light and fluffy rock buns, named for their shape NOT texture! For a different taste each time choose different dried fruits.

Vickie de Vries

Ingredients
Serves: 12 

  • 225g (8 oz) self raising flour
  • 110g (4 oz) butter (margarine works OK too)
  • 80g (3 oz) demerara sugar
  • 80g (3 oz) sultanas
  • 1 beaten egg
  • 1 tablespoon milk

Method
Prep:5min  ›  Cook:10min  ›  Ready in:15min 

  1. Rub butter into flour until like breadcrumbs. Stir in sugar and sultanas and bind the mixture with the beaten egg & milk.
  2. Put lumps of the mixture onto a greased baking tray. You should get between 12 & 16 depending on the size of your lumps.
  3. Bake for 10-15 minutes until golden at 200 C / Gas 6. Cool on a wire tray.

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Reviews (12)

PHamilton
1

These went down really well with the children!! This recipie is very much like the one my mother used to use, and makes delicious Rock Buns! We've also added a little mixed spice and/or cinnamon at different times and they are delicious. - 08 Mar 2012

RiaLake
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1

Easy to make, used wholemeal flour, added mixed spice and used molasses as mentioned by other reviewers. - 17 Feb 2012

pauli
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Used different ingredients. Adding a teaspoon of Mixed Spice makes these even better! - 10 Oct 2010

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