Sweet Rolls from Camarillo, CA

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Al Smith

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@eltonsmith

Camarillo is a beautiful little California town about an hour north of LA on US 101. Its growth was stimulated by pilots from LAX moving there in the 1960's. This recipe is from Grandma Nell, my wife's mother. We had these Sweet Rolls countless times when we lived there. Now you can too.

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Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 3/4 c
    milk
  • 3/4 c
    sugar
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 3/4 c
    margarine
  • 3/4 c
    water, warm
  • 3
    eggs, beaten
  • 3 pkg
    active dry yeast (fleishmann's)
  • 6 c
    all purpose flour ( more for dusting)
  • FROSTING

  • 1 box
    powdered sugar
  • 1 stick
    margarine, softened
  • dash(es)
    milk (to make good spreading consistency)
  • 1/2 c
    sugar cinnamon mixture

How to Make Sweet Rolls from Camarillo, CA

Step-by-Step

  1. Scald milk, stir in sugar, salt, and margarine.
    Cool to lukewarm.
  2. In large warm bowl add yeast to warm water.
    Stir until dissolved.
  3. Stir lukewarm milk mixture into yeast. Add beaten eggs and 1 cup flour. Beat until smooth.
  4. Add remaining 5 cups flour to make soft dough. Turn onto lightly floured board, knead until smooth and elastic (about 8 minutes)
  5. Roll into a long log, cut in middle, and plan to get 8 rolls out of each half.
  6. Pat out each half on floured board to 1/2 inch.
    Spread with soft margarine, sprinkle liberally with cinnamon sugar mixture. Get 8 rolls from each half.
  7. Place in greased pans. Let rise 30 minutes.
    Bake @ 375 for 10 minutes or until brown.
  8. Freeze without frosting, covered with foil.
    Heat as needed and then frost them.
  9. For FROSTING: cream sugar and margarine and add just enough water to make a good spreading consistency.
  10. Makes 4 or 5 pans depending on the rise from the yeast.

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About Sweet Rolls from Camarillo, CA

Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Collection: Breakfast In Bed



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