Total Time
1hr
Prep 40 mins
Cook 20 mins

This recipe can be used for rolls baked in muffin pans or made into crescent rolls.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Make 1 cup instant mashed potatoes and put in freezer to make cold.
  2. Dissolve 2 tablespoons yeast in 1/2 cup warm water: set aside.
  3. Mix these ingredients: 2 cups scalded milk, 1/2 cup shortening, 3 beaten eggs, 2 tsp salt, 2/3 cup sugar, 4 cups flour, 1 cup cold mashed potatoes from freezer.
  4. Add yeast and remaining flour, knead.
  5. Let rise in greased bowl.
  6. Shape into crescent rolls by rolling out and cutting in pizza like pieces or fill muffin tins halfway full.
  7. Let rise in shape of roll about 30 minutes.
  8. Bake at 350 for 20 minutes (can brush with butter).