sweet & fluffy dinner rolls

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By Christina Haley
from Union City, TN

These are so delicious for any occasion. I also use the same dough to make my Pecan Cinnamon Rolls. Check out that recipe too and its guaranteed to satisfy :)

★★★★★ 1
serves 12 Rolls
prep time 3 Hr
cook time 20 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For sweet & fluffy dinner rolls

  • 1/2 c
    milk
  • 1/2 C c
    sugar
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/4 c
    butter
  • 1/2 c
    warm water (105-115 degrees)
  • 2 pkg
    dry yeast
  • 2 lg
    eggs, beaten
  • 4-4 1/2 c
    flour

How To Make sweet & fluffy dinner rolls

  • 1
    Bring milk to a boil and remove from heat immediately. Add butter and sugar and mix in well. Set aside to cool to lukewarm.
  • 2
    Mix warm water and yeast, mix until yeast dissolves. Add milk mixture and beaten egg. Mix until smooth.
  • 3
    Add half of the flour, mix until smooth then add remaining flour.
  • 4
    turn out on floured surface and knead until smooth and elastic, about 5 minutes.
  • 5
    Place the dough into a buttered bowl, cover and let rise for 1 1/2 hour in a warm place (I use microwave, its small and there are no drafts)
  • 6
    Punch down dough and shape into 12 even balls. Place in a buttered baking pan, cover and let rise an hour.
  • 7
    Bake @ 375 until nicely browned, brush with melted butter immediately and let rest 5 minutes.
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