Looking for a delicious hot cross bun to consume on your Easter road trip? Thanks to the Baking Industry Association of New Zealand, who ran their annual Great New Zealand Hot Cross Bun Competition earlier this month, we can now share the top locations to purchase these fruity, spicy buns of goodness on your travels:

1: Artisan by Rangiora Bakery – Rangiora
2: Sydenham Bakery – Christchurch
3: U-Bake – Timaru
4: Kidds Cakes and Bakery – Christchurch
5: Daily Bread – Auckland
6: Michaels Bakery Hillmorton – Christchurch
7: Nada Bakery – Wellington
8: Divine – Your Local Bakers – Christchurch
9: Stonebaked Bakehouse – Rangiora
10: Richoux Patisserie – Auckland