Breads and Pastries Recipes

Thyme, Lemon and Sea Salt Shortbread

Ingredients 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon freshly grated lemon zest 1 1/2 tsp. finely chopped fresh thyme 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter at room temperature 1 large egg, lightly beaten 2 large egg yolks 1 tablespoon coarse sea salt Directions Stir flour, salt, lemon peel, and thyme together in […]

Ginger Pumpkin Bread

Ingredients 3 cups sugar 1 cup vegetable oil 4 eggs 2/3 cup water 1 (15 oz.) can pumpkin puree 2 teaspoons ground ginger 1 teaspoon ground allspice 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon ground cloves 3 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking soda 1 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking powder Directions Preheat oven […]

Refrigerator Rolls

Ingredients 1/4 cup granulated sugar 3 tablespoons vegetable shortening 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 1 cup milk 1 pkg. active dry yeast 3/4 cup lukewarm water (105 to 115°) 1 egg, beaten 4 to 4-1/2 cups all-purpose flour, divided Butter, melted Directions In large bowl, combine sugar, vegetable shortening, and salt; stir until well blended. In […]

Mummy Loaf with Dip

Ingredients 1 (1 lb.) loaf of frozen bread dough, thawed 3 pieces of string cheese 1 (16 oz.) container of sour cream 1 envelope of ranch dip mix 1 black olive Directions The bread dough should rise according to directions on package. Once dough has risen, roll out to form 12 inch oval shape with […]

Pie Pastry Recipe

Ingredients 2 cups flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup shortening 1/4 butter or margarine 2-3 tablespoons cold water Directions Mix together flour and salt in a bowl, then rub in shortening and butter or margarine until mixture resembles breadcrumbs. Sprinkle water evenly over mixture, then cut it in with a round-bladed knife or pastry blender […]

Easy Mini Rolls

Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon sugar 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/3 cup margarine or butter, softened About 2/3 cup milk Crunchy Almond Butter Topping 1 1/2 tablespoons chopped sliced almonds 1 tablespoon margarine or butter, softened 1 tablespoon light corn syrup 2 teaspoons sugar Directions Preheat oven to 400°. […]

Cheddar Biscuits

Ingredients 2 cups biscuit baking mix 2/3 cup milk – low fat okay 1/2 cup shredded mild cheddar cheese – low fat okay 1/4 cup butter OR margarine – melted 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder OR granulated garlic Parsley flakes – as needed Directions Combine baking mix, milk, and cheddar and beat with a wooden spoon […]

Boston Brown Bread

Ingredients 1 cup rye flour 1 cup cornmeal 1 cup whole wheat flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 1 cup molasses 2 cups buttermilk 1 cup raisins Directions Mix together dry ingredients, then stir in molasses, buttermilk and raisins and mix to a soft dough. Spoon mixture into three greased, one pound coffee […]

Honey Nut Bread

Ingredients 2 1/2 cups flour 3 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup honey 1/4 cup butter or margarine, melted 1 cup milk 1 egg, beaten 1 teaspoon grated orange peel 3/4 cup chopped walnuts Directions Combine flour, baking powder and salt; mix well and set aside. Combine honey, butter, milk, egg and orange […]

Peanut Butter Bread

Ingredients 1 cup warm water (110°) 1 tablespoon sugar 1 tablespoon brown sugar 2 tablespoons honey 1 teaspoon salt 3 tablespoons crunchy peanut butter 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 egg 3 cups bread flour 1 1/2 teaspoons active dry yeast Directions Place ingredients in bread machine pan in order suggested by manufacturer. Select white bread […]

Strawberry Bread

Ingredients 2 cups fresh strawberries 3 1/8 cups flour 2 cups white sugar 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 1/4 cups vegetable oil 4 eggs, beaten 1 1/4 cups chopped pecans Directions Preheat oven to 350°. Butter and flour two 9 x 5 inch loaf pans. Slice strawberries, and […]

Egg Bread

Ingredients 5 1/2 cups flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 2/3 cup sugar 2 packages dry yeast 1/2 cup margarine 1 cup milk 4 eggs, lightly beaten 1 egg white, beaten for brushing over dough Directions Preheat oven to 325°. Combine flour, salt, sugar, and yeast. Melt margarine with milk, heating to 110°. Pour into dry ingredients; […]

Spiced Pecan Drop Biscuits

Ingredients 2 3/4 cups unsifted all-purpose flour 1/4 cup unsifted cake flour 1 tablespoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 1 tablespoon cinnamon 1 1/2 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg 3/4 teaspoon ground ginger 1/4 teaspoon allspice 1/4 cup (plus 1 T.) granulated sugar 3/4 cup solid […]

Braided Easter Bread

Ingredients 2 pkgs. dry yeast 1/2 cup warm water 1/2 cup butter 3/4 cup milk 1/2 cup sugar 2 eggs, lightly beaten 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 5 cups all-purpose flour 6 soft-boiled, dyed eggs (nontoxic dyes only) 1 egg 1 teaspoon water Directions In large mixing bowl, dissolve yeast in warm water. Meanwhile, melt butter […]

Cinnamon Quesadilla

Ingredients 3 tablespoons cream cheese 2 (8-inch) whole wheat flour tortillas 2 teaspoons brown sugar Pinch of cinnamon 1 tablespoon butter Cinnamon sugar for sprinkling Directions Spread cream cheese in an even layer over one of the tortillas. Sprinkle with brown sugar and cinnamon, then top with second tortilla to form a sandwich. Melt butter […]

Cranberry Orange Scones

Ingredients 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 3 tablespoons sugar 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 2 teaspoons grated orange peel 1/3 cup LAND O LAKES® Butter 1/2 cup dried cranberries 1 egg, beaten 4 to 6 tablespoons half & half 1 egg, beaten 2 tablespoons sugar Orange Butter 1/2 cup LAND O LAKES® Butter, softened 2 […]

Whole Wheat Bread

Ingredients 2 1/2 cups unbleached flour 1 package dry yeast 1 1/2 cups milk 1/2 cup water 3 tablespoons margarine 3 tablespoons dark brown sugar 2 1/2 teaspoons salt 2 1/2 cups whole white wheat flour Directions In large mixer bowl, combine unbleached flour and yeast. Heat milk, water, margarine, brown sugar, and salt to […]

Irish Soda Bread

Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose or whole wheat flour 1 teaspoon baking soda* 1/4 cup sugar 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1 1/2 sticks butter or margarine 2/3 cup buttermilk Directions Preheat oven to 500°. Sift all dry ingredients together well. Cut butter into small pieces and using a wire pastry blender, cut it into dry ingredients […]

Irish Soda Bread

Ingredients 2 cups flour 2 tablespoons sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup buttermilk 2 tablespoons butter 3/4 cup raisins Directions Preheat oven to 375°. Combine dry ingredients in a large bowl. Cut butter into mixture with pastry blender. Add buttermilk, mix thoroughly into soft dough. Add […]


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