Soul Cakes

Y’all want a soul cake? Souling was a Christian practice carried out in many English towns on Halloween and Christmas, and is seen as the origin of the practice of trick-or-treating. A soul cake, sometimes referred to as a Hot Cross Bun, is a small round cake which is traditionally made for All Hallows’ Eve, All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day to commemorate the dead in the Christian tradition. The…