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Does anyone make a decent hot cross bun in Hong Kong?

e_ting Apr 8, 2009 11:06 PM

I guess in general I'm also looking for a decent, proper 'western' bakery - ie. not the Maxim's or Yamazaki variety, they are fine but a different animal altogether. And don't even get me started on the Real Bread Cafe in Soho - it's not eponymous.

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    LauraGrace RE: e_ting Apr 16, 2009 06:48 PM

    I had the MOST amazing hot cross buns from -- get this -- the bakery at the Park and Shop in Festival Walk (Kowloon Tong). Seriously. Their bakery was, in general, full of the most amazing bread, rolls, pastries... when I was there last they were employing an extremely tall European baker. Legit. ;)

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      e_ting RE: LauraGrace Apr 17, 2009 03:56 AM

      intriguing! I go to Fest Walk all the time, so I'll have to check it out. I've had some other bakery items from them - they were ok. Since Easter's come and gone, I wonder if I'll still be able to get any...

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