Boston Bun


Boston Bun

A Boston bun is a large spiced bun with a thick layer of coconut icing, popular in Australia and New Zealand. Traditionally, the bun also contained sieved potato.

Origins

The origin of the name is unknown,cite web
url=http://www.anu.edu.au/ANDC/pubs/ozwords/October_2004/FTCOct04.html
title=Aussie Food Terms
date=October 2004
publisher=The Australian Dictionary Centre
accessdate=2008-09-09
] but due to the strong trade ties between Australia and America, especially during the gold rushes of the 1850s, it is likely to be related to the city of Boston.

References

External links

* [http://www.recipezaar.com/115497 Boston Bun Recipe from Recipezaar.com]


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