Winter Squash Rolls

Gail Herbest


These are fabulous. rich golden orange in color, no squash taste and very tender and tasty.
I use frozen squash that I have defrosted in the microwave and cooled to room temp.I also use Yeast from a jar and not the small packets

★★★★★ 1 vote
2 Hr
15 Min


1 1/2 c
winter squash, cooked and mashed
1 c
scalded milk
2 pkg
yeast (.25ounce size)
1/2 c
warm water (110 degrees)
6 c
all purpose flour
1/2 c
white sugar
2 tsp
1/2 c

How to Make Winter Squash Rolls


  • 1preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  • 2In small bowl, dissolve yeast in warm water
  • 3In large bowl combine 5 cups of flour, the sugar and salt. stir in the yeast, shortening, squash and milk. Mix well.
    stir in the remaining flour 1/2 cup at a time beating well after each.
    when the dough has pulled together turn out on a lightly floured surface and knead until smooth and supple, (about 8 minutes) place in a lightly oiled large bowl and turn to coat. cover with damp cloth and let rise in warm place until double (about 1 hour)
  • 4divide dough into twelve equal pieces and form into rounds place in a lightly greased 13x9 in pan cover with damp cloth and let rise until double in volume (about 30-40 min)
  • 5Bake at 400 degrees for 10-15 minutes or until golden brown

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About Winter Squash Rolls

Course/Dish: Other Breads
Other Tag: Quick & Easy