Elgin hailed as Hot Cross Bun Capital


SALES figures from Asda has revealed that Elgin topped the charts in Scotland for hot cross buns sales last year.

The top spot was closely followed by Dunfermline in second place and Ayr securing third place.

Martin Green, Asda Elgin Store Manager, said: “Hot cross buns are now available all year round, but the demand really surges in the run up to Easter and we love to be able to make sure that the Easter tradition is alive in Elgin.

Top 10 list for hot cross bun selling stores across Scotland were:

  1. Elgin
  2. Dunfermline
  3. Ayr
  4. Livingston
  5. Bridge of Dee
  6. Linwood
  7. Kilmarnock
  8. Falkirk
  9. Clydebank
  10. Toryglen

Martin added: ““We hope that 2019 will be just as fruitful for hot cross bun sales in Elgin.”

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