Carmel Pecan Rolls

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Karla Everett

By
@Karla59

These rolls are delicious and so easy to make , I use my basic sweet roll dough for this recipe.

***This is a borrowed net picture until I can take my own but they look just like this***

Rating:
★★★★★ 3 votes
Comments:
Serves:
30 rolls
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
25 Min

Ingredients

ROLLS:

1
basic sweet dough ( link below)
1/2 c
butter
1 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
4 tsp
cinnamon

CARMEL TOPPING :

1 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1 c
chopped pecans
1/2 c
butter
2 Tbsp
light karo corn syrup

FOR CINNAMON ROLLS : **

1 c
raisins ; divided**
glaze**

How to Make Carmel Pecan Rolls

Step-by-Step

  • 2Grease two 13x9" glass baking dishes ; set aside.
  • 3For the carmel topping : In a medium bowl combine all the ingredients and spread half the mixture into each prepared dish.
  • 4For the rolls : Divide the roll of the basic sweet dough in half and roll dough on a lightly floured surface to a rectangle shape of about 18x15" long.
  • 5Brush each section of the dough with the 1/4 cup of melted butter ; leaving 1/2" or so unbuttered on one of the 18" sides , so you can seal the dough once you roll it up.
  • 6Combine brown sugar and cinnamon together , divide in half ( one half for each rectangle of dough) and sprinkle all over the buttered surface.
  • 7Starting with the 18" side that is buttered , tightly roll up towards the side with no butter on the edge , squeeze dough together to seam the roll closed. Repeat with the other dough.
  • 8Cut each roll into 15 slices and place 15 slices ( cut side down ) on top of the carmel sauce in each one of the prepared dish's.
  • 9Cover and let rise in a warm place for about 45-60 minutes.
  • 10Bake @ 375° for 20-25 minutes or until golden brown. Serve warm .
  • 11***For Cinnamon Rolls : omit the carmel topping and place 1/2 cup raisins on top of the brown sugar before rolling up and place rolls in the dish the same as for the carmel rolls ; Invert on to a serving dish and top with glaze.
  • 12***Glaze combine : 2/3 cup powdered sugar , 2 TBS. butter , 1/4 teas. vanilla and 1-2 TBS. of milk or half & half.

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About Carmel Pecan Rolls

Course/Dish: Sweet Breads
Hashtags: #carmel, #cinnamon, #caramel