Jim’s Hot Cross Bun recipe

Hot cross bun recipe

Here’s Jim’s nice and easy hot cross bun recipe, tried and tested in my kitchen here in Switzerland. Enjoy these spiced and candied bread buns.

Foraging for elderflower to make a summery cordial

Louise the blogger at Things to do in Basel

It was a warm sunny day today so, I headed to Niederbipp in Canton Solothurn, a region I used to live in. I wanted to go foraging in the woods with the hope that I could also pick some Elderflower. Why? These beautiful delicate flowers are packed with fragrant yellow pollen that makes the most delicious summer cordial.