Peanut Butter and Jelly Rolls

Total Time
2hrs 15mins
Prep 1 hr 45 mins
Cook 30 mins

A peanut lover's dream - chopped peanuts are swirled into a peanut butter dough and topped with peanut butter frosting. From Pillsbury's 'The Complete Book of Baking'. Posted in response to a request, I've not yet tried this recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In large bowl, combine 2 cups flour, sugar, salt and yeast; blend well.
  2. In small saucepan, heat 2 cups milk until very warm (120 to 130F); Add warm milk and 1/2 cup peanut putter to flour mixture.
  3. Blend at low speed until moistened; beat 3 minutes at medium speed.
  4. By hand, stir in an additional 2 to 2 1/4 cups flour until dough pulls cleanly away from sides of bowl.
  5. On floured surface, knead in 1/2 to 3/4 cup flour until dough is smooth and elastic, about 5 minutes.
  6. Place dough in greased bowl; cover loosely with plastic wrap and cloth towel; Let rise in warm place (80 to 85F) until light and doubled in size, about 1 hour.
  7. Grease 2 9-inch square or round cake pans.
  8. Punch down dough several times to remove all air bubbles.
  9. Shape into ball; Roll into 18x12-inch rectangle; sprinkle with peanuts.
  10. Starting with 18-inch side, roll up tightly, pressing edges to seal.
  11. Cut into 18 slices; place in greased pans.
  12. Made deep thumbprint in center of each roll; fill each with 1 teaspoon grape jelly.
  13. Cover; let rise in warm place until light and doubled in size, about 30 to 45 minutes.
  14. Heat over to 350°F Uncover dough.
  15. Bake 25 to 35 minutes or until golden brown.
  16. Cool in pans about 5 minutes; Carefully remove from pans; cool on wire racks.
  17. In small bowl, blend all glaze ingredients, adding enough milk for desired drizzling consistency.
  18. Drizzle over rolls.
Most Helpful

These were just incredible! The first batch I made I followed the recipe to the letter; the second batch I used marshmallow creme as a filling (added after the rolls were baked) for a "Fluffernutter" type tribute! I left some of both kinds at home for us and took the rest to work; neither made it past the morning!! I just can't get over how amazing these are! Thank you so much for answering my request!

JamesDean'sGirl June 10, 2004