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Catholic Recipe: Tender Dinner Knots

    INGREDIENTS

  • 1 pkg. active dry yeast
  • 1/4 cup warm water
  • 1 cup warm milk
  • 1 egg
  • 2 tbls sugar
  • 2 tbls shortening
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 3-1/2 to 4 cups flour
  • Details

  • Yield: 32 rolls
  • Prep Time: 30 minutes + rising (approx. 1-1/2 hours)
  • Difficulty: N/A
  • Cost: N/A
  • For Ages: n/a
  • Origin:

These yeast rolls make a nice addition for Sunday dinner.

DIRECTIONS

In a large mixing bowl, dissolve yeast in warm water. Add the milk, egg, sugar, shortening, salt and 2 cups flour. Beat until smooth. Stir in enough remaining flour to form a soft dough. Turn onto a floured surface; knead until smooth and elastic, about 6-8 minutes. Place in a greased bowl, turning once to grease top. Cover and let rise in a warm place until doubled, about 1 hour. Punch dough down. Turn onto a lightly floured surface; shape into 32 pieces. To form knots, roll each piece into a 10-inch rope; tie each into a knot and tuck ends under. Place 2 inches apart on greased baking sheets. Cover and let rise in a warm place until doubled, about 25 minutes. Bake at 400° for 13-16 minutes or until golden brown. Remove from pans to wire racks.

Recipe Source: Taste of Home
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