7g sachet dry yeast
1/3 cup caster sugar
1/2 cup milk, warmed
2 1/2 cups plain flour
1 teaspoon mixed spice
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
50g butter, chilled, chopped
1 egg, lightly beaten
3/4 cup sultanas
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Milk, for brushing
Hundreds and thousands and desiccated coconut, to decorate
1 1/2 cups icing sugar mixture
10g butter, softened
2 drops rose pink food colouring
Grease 2 large baking trays. Place yeast, sugar and milk in a bowl. Stir until yeast is dissolved. Cover. Set aside in a warm place for 10 minutes or until foamy.
Sift flour, mixed spice and cinnamon in a bowl. Rub in butter until mixture resembles fine breadcrumbs. Make a well in centre. Add yeast mixture, 1/4 cup warm water, egg, sultanas and vanilla. Mix well to combine. Cover with lightly greased plastic wrap. Set aside in a warm place for 1 hour or until doubled in size.3 Preheat oven to 200°C/180°C fan-forced. Turn dough onto a floured surface. Knead for 8 minutes or until smooth. Divide dough into 12 portions. Shape each portion into a 13cm long log. Place logs on prepared trays, 5cm apart. Cover with a tea towel and set aside in a warm place for 15 minutes.
Brush buns with a little milk. Bake for 12 to 15 minutes or until golden and cooked through (buns will sound hollow when tapped). Transfer to a wire rack to cool.
Make icing: Sift icing sugar into a bowl. Add butter, 2 teaspoons hot water and pink food colouring. Stir until smooth and combined, adding extra water if necessary. Spread icing over tops of buns. Sprinkle half the buns with hundreds and thousands and remaining buns with coconut. Set aside until icing sets. Serve.
|Know your Telephone Charges|
|Traffic Violations by Civil ID|
|Traffic Violations by Plate Number|
|Pay Your Violations (KNet)|
|Check Residency Information|
|Electricity & water billing inquiry & online payment.|
|Civil ID Enquiry, renewal and Residency information|
|Banking in Kuwait|
|Driving Rules in Kuwait|
|Health Services in Kuwait|
|Educational Facilities in Kuwait|
|Public Transportation in Kuwait|
|Business Rules & Laws|
|Kuwait Labour Law|
|Visa Rules in Kuwait|
Cadet passes out of NDA a..
A cadet, who passed out of the National Defence Academy on Saturday, is nothing short of an inspiration. The cadet, Rajshekhar, managed t..
Here’s How To Identify ...
the number one cause of death are heart attacks. Between stress at home and work, bad food, and an increasingly sedentary lifestyle, heart dis ...
Satya Nadella Success Sto ...
Microsoft was on a hunt for the replacement for its long time CEO Steve Ballmer, a crucial time for the company as the sales were on the slump ...
Kidney Stones Causes ,Tre ...
Kidney stones (renal lithiasis, nephrolithiasis) are small, hard mineral deposits that form inside your kidneys. The stones are made of mineral and ...
Dijesh from Ulikkal, Kann ...
Dijesh, the 26-year old young man from Ulikkal, Kannur, who took up the job of a painter in private firm Kuwait, with a huge responsibility of supp ...