Total Time
2hrs 35mins
Prep 2 hrs 15 mins
Cook 20 mins

This is a pretty quick way to make dinner rolls. How I kill 2 birds with one stone is by - - use enough dough to make 12 rolls and use the remainder of the dough to make a tea-ring.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Dissolve dry yeast and 1 tbsp sugar in warm water. Allow to stand 8 minutes.
  2. Cream sugar and shortening together.
  3. Add boiling water and beat well.
  4. Add egg and beat.
  5. Add the yeast mixture, salt and 4 cups flour; mix well.
  6. While mixing, slowly add the remaining 2 cups flour, until a soft dough forms.
  7. Spray a bowl with cooking spray, place the dough in the bowl and spray the top of the dough with cooking spray.
  8. Let rise 1 hour.
  9. Punch down and form into balls.
  10. Place balls in greased pan, and let rise 1 hour.
  11. Heat oven to 350 degrees and bake rolls 20 minutes.

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