Basic Sweet Dough

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Karla Everett

By
@Karla59

This is a very good sweet dough , It can be used in a variety of recipes like bread , rolls , cinnamon rolls , donuts , ect...

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Prep:
1 Hr

Ingredients

  • 6-7 c
    all purpose flour ; divided
  • 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 2 (1/4oz) pkg
    active dry yeast = 2 1/4 teas per pkg.
  • 2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 c
    butter
  • 1 c
    milk
  • 1 c
    water
  • 1
    egg

How to Make Basic Sweet Dough

Step-by-Step

  1. In a large bowl (I use my metal one )combine 2 cups flour , sugar , yeast and salt ; set aside
  2. In a sauce pan heat butter , milk and water until very warm ( not boiling) to 120° to 130°. Add mixture and egg to the dry ingredients ; Blend on low speed of an electric mixer until moistened ; Beat for 3 minutes on medium speed.
  3. Stir in enough of the remaining flour by hand to form a stiff dough. ( dough will be some what sticky )
  4. On a floured surface knead until smooth and elastic about 8-10 minutes.
  5. Place dough in a greased bowl ; turn greased side up. Cover and let rise in a warm space for 45-60 minutes , or until light and doubled in size ; punch dough down and use dough for desired recipe.

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About Basic Sweet Dough

Course/Dish: Sweet Breads, Other Breads
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #sweet, #dough




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