Breads, Breakfast

Cinnamon Rolls (Bread Machine)

Ingredients

Dough

  • 1 cup water
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 3 1/3 cups bread flour
  • 3 teaspoons yeast

Filling

  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 2 teaspoons cinnamon
  • 1/2 stick room temp butter

Glaze

  • 1 1/4 cups sifted powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon corn syrup
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 tablespoons heavy cream
  • 2 oz cream cheese
  • 1 tablespoon butter

Directions

Place all your ingredients in the bread machine according to your machine directions. Turn on the dough setting and let it complete its cycle. Let rest in the machine another 30 minutes until the dough is almost coming out of the bowl.

Mix the cinnamon and sugar together and set aside. Once your dough cycle is complete, flour surface and roll out dough out into a rectangle about 18 X 9. Spread butter over the whole surface, sprinkle cinnamon sugar over the butter. Roll up tightly then cut in one inch circles and place in a buttered baking dish.

Let the rolls rise another 1 hour to 1 1/2 hours until doubled in size. Preheat oven to 350 and bake for 25-30 minutes until golden brown.

While they are baking, make the glaze. Mix all ingredients together. Once you remove the rolls from the oven, while they are still hot, top with the glaze and serve.

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Breads

Cafeteria Yeast Rolls

Ingredients

  • 2 packages active dry yeast
  • 1 ½ teaspoon salt
  • 10 oz warm water
  • 3 tablespoons shortening
  • ¼ cup dry milk
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 4 cups all-purpose flour

Directions

Soften yeast in 4 oz of the water. Add remainder of water (6oz) in another bowl. Add the sugar, salt, shortening and dry milk in a bowl. Add 1¼ c flour and mix well. Add softened yeast and beaten egg. Add the remaining flour (2 ¾ cups) to make a soft dough. Knead until smooth and satiny. Place dough in greased bowl and grease top surface of the dough. Cover and let rise until double. Knead and shape rolls. Let rise again until doubled. Bake at 350 degrees for 20-25 minutes. This dough can also be used for cinnamon rolls.

Breads

Glazed Lemon Zucchini Bread

Ingredients
  • 2 cups cake flour
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • 2 tsp. baking powder
  • 2 eggs
  • ½ cup canola oil
  • 1⅓ cups sugar
  • 2 TB lemon juice
  • ½ cup buttermilk
  • zest of 1 lemon
  • 1 cup grated zucchini
Glaze ingredients
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 2 TB lemon juice
  • 1 TB milk

Directions

Mix flour, salt and baking powder in a medium bowl and set aside. In a large bowl, beat eggs. Then add oil and sugar until well blended. Add lemon juice, buttermilk, lemon zest to this mixture and blend all together. Fold in zucchini until it is mixed well. Add dry mixture to the wet mixture and blend all together until well combined. Pour batter into greased 9×5 loaf pan. Bake at 350 for 40-45 minutes. While still warm, make glaze and spoon over the bread. Let the glaze set up before cutting and serving.

Breads

Chelsea Buns

Ingredients

  • Sweet dough
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 2 tsp. cinnamon
  • 1/3 cup softened butter or margarine
  • 1/2 cup raisins
  • 1/2 c. walnuts, chopped

Directions

Mix brown sugar, cinnamon, and butter together. Place 1/3 mixture in 8-inch square pan; blend in 2 tsp. water. On a lightly floured surface, roll dough into 12 x 9-inch rectangle. Spread remaining mixture on the dough. Sprinkle raisins and walnuts on top. Roll up along the short side jellyroll style; pinch edges together to seal. Cut into 9 slices and place cut side up on top of the mixture in the pan. Cover and let rise in a warm place until almost doubled in size about 40-50 minutes. Bake at 375F for 30-35 minutes. Turn out upside down onto serving dish while warm.

Variation: Place 9 pecan or cherry halves in three rows in the mixture. Place slices on top of each nut or cherry

Breads

Basic Sweet Dough (Small Batch)

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 small egg
  • 2 tbsp butter or margarine
  • 2 cups all-purpose or bread flour
  • 1 tsp salt 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1-1/2 tbsp skim milk powder
  • 1 tsp quick rise or bread machine yeast

Directions

Be sure to add ingredients to the pan in the order that they are listed. Select dough setting on ABM. Press start button. When complete, remove dough, cover and let rest 5 minutes.

Tips: Make large batch and then use to make 2 different recipes or double the recipes and freeze one batch. Prepared dough may be kept in refrigerator for a few hours; bring to room temperature before shaping. When letting the dough rise, cover loosely with plastic wrap, wax paper or a clean tea towel.

5 Ingredients or less, Breads, Breakfast

Gooey Apple Pull-Apart Bread

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Ingredients

  • 12 frozen dinner rolls
  • 2 Granny Smith apples, chopped (and peeled, if you prefer)
  • 1/3 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted and divided
  • For the Glaze:
  • 1 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon milk
  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F and spray an 8 x 4-inch loaf pan with cooking spray. Place frozen dinner rolls on a plate covered with plastic wrap, thaw about 30 minutes or until soft enough to cut.
  2. In a medium mixing bowl, mix apples, cinnamon, sugar, and 2 Tbsp butter.
  3. Using kitchen shears, cut each roll into fourths and roll them into balls with your hands. Place 10 small rolls on the bottom of the pan.
  4. Drizzle half of the remaining melted butter over the rolls. Cover with half of the apple mixture, and repeat layers until the ingredients are used up.
  5. Let rise for about 1 hour, or until the rolls have doubled in size. Bake for 30-35 minutes, or until brown on top.

For the glaze:

  1. Mix together butter, brown sugar, milk, and powdered sugar. You may need to add more powdered sugar or milk to get desired consistency.
  2. Pour all over the top of the bread.
Breads, Breakfast

Mom’s Chocolate Bread

Ingredients

  • 4 tablespoons sugar, divided
  • 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1 tablespoon cold butter
  • 1 to 3 tablespoons ground cinnamon
  • 1 tube (8 ounces) refrigerated crescent rolls
  • 2/3 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1 tablespoon butter, melted

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 375°. For streusel, in a small bowl, mix 3 tablespoons sugar and flour; cut in butter until crumbly. Reserve half of the streusel for topping. Stir cinnamon and remaining sugar into remaining streusel.
  2. Unroll crescent dough into one long rectangle; press perforations to seal. Sprinkle with chocolate chips and cinnamon mixture. Roll up jelly-roll style, starting with a long side; pinch seam to seal. Fold roll in half lengthwise; transfer to a greased 8×4-in. loaf pan. Brush with butter; sprinkle with reserved streusel.
  3. Bake 30-35 minutes or until golden brown. Cool in pan 10 minutes before removing to a wire rack to cool completely. Yield: 1 loaf (12 slices).
Breads, Breakfast

Chocolate Chip Cream Cheese Monkey Bread

Ingredients

  • 2 16 oz containers of biscuit dough
  • 8-12 oz cream cheese
  • dark chocolate chips
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup walnuts

Directions

Preheat oven to 350˚F (175˚C).  Cut biscuits in half and cube the cream cheese (32 pieces). Flatten each biscuit and place one cube of cream cheese and a few chocolate chips in the center of each. Fold the biscuit dough around the cream cheese and chocolate and form into a ball. In a 1 gallon plastic bag combine 1 cup of white sugar and 2 tsp of cinnamon. Add 6-8 dough balls to the bag, seal the bag, and shake until well coated. Repeat for the remainder of the stuffed dough pieces.  In a microwave safe bowl add 1 cup brown sugar and 1/2 cup butter. Microwave on high for 70 seconds – stopping halfway to stir. Remove from microwave and stir until it reaches a caramel consistency.
To a greased Bundt pan sprinkle half of the walnuts, half the dough pieces, and drizzle half the caramel glaze. Repeat with remaining walnuts, dough, and glaze. Bake in preheated oven for 30-35 minutes. Remove from oven and turn upside down onto a plate to cool for 10 minutes before lifting off the pan.

Breads, Breakfast, Gluten Free, Light Eating

Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Muffins

Ingredients

  • 1/2 c. Silk Dark Chocolate Almondmilk
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 t. pure vanilla extract
  • 2 medium ripe bananas, peeled
  • 1/4 c. peanut butter
  • 2 c. rolled oats
  • 1/4 c. dark cocoa powder
  • 1/4 c.dark brown sugar
  • 1 1/2 t. baking powder
  • 1/2 t. fine salt
  • 3 T. mini chocolate chips

Directions

Preheat your oven to 375 degrees. Line a muffin tin with 12 paper liners. In blender, combine all of the ingredients, in the order given, except the chocolate chips. Blend on medium high speed for 35 to 40 seconds, or until smooth and well blended. Remove the blender pitcher from the base. Add the chocolate chips into the mixture and stir in with a spoon or spatula. Pour the mixture into the muffin tins about 2/3 full (about 1/4 cup per muffin). Feel free to add a few more mini chips on top. Bake for 10 to 12 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out mostly clean. Allow to cool in the tins for just about 3 minutes then cool completely on a wire rack.

Breads

Quick Rolls

Ingredients

  • 2 cups self-rising flour
  • 1 cup milk (see Note)
  • 4 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon sugar

Directions

Preheat oven to 450 degrees F. In a large bowl, stir together all ingredients to form a soft dough. Spoon into a sprayed 12-cup muffin pan, distributing evenly. Bake 10 to 12 minutes, until rolls are golden.

Note Be sure to use whole milk only, not a reduced-fat milk.