Basic Rolls

Basic Rolls

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Basic Rolls recipe - How to make Basic Rolls

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     30
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1 packages fleischmann's active dry yeast
1/4 cup warm water
2 cups milk
1/4 cup (1/2 stick) butter
2 tbsp sugar
2 tsp salt
2 eggs, beaten
5 to 5 1/2 cups hodgson mill best for bread flour or naturally white flour, divided


  1. Sprinkle yeast over warm water in small bowl; stir to dissolve. let stand 5 to 10 minutes, or until foamy.
  2. Heat milk in a saucepan until lukewarm; do not boil. add butter, sugar and milk; mix well.
  3. Combine milk mixture, yeast mixture and eggs in large bowl of electric mixer fitted with dough hook. add 2 cups of the flour; mix with dough hook until blended. add 2 cups flour and mix until blended. add 1 cup flour and mix on medium speed 2 minutes.
  4. Remove dough from mixing bowl and place on a floured surface. knead, adding as much of the remaining1/2 cup flour as needed to form a smooth, elastic dough. place dough in a greased bowl and turn to coat. cover and let rise in a warm, draft-free place 1 to 1 1/2 hours, or until doubled.
  5. Punch down dough. knead 2 minutes to work out air bubbles. let dough rest 10 minutes. shape dough into desired rolls. (for shape variations, visit tips & techniques.) place on lightly greased baking sheet. cover and let rise about 30 minutes, or until doubled.
  6. When dough is nearly finished rising, preheat oven to 425 degrees. bake rolls 15 to 20 minutes, or until golden brown.