50+ Heartwarming Fresh Baked Bread Recipes (2024)

Carrot-Apple Muffins with Orange Glaze

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Win the hearts—and appetites—of friends and family with fresh-baked biscuits, rolls, and loaves of bread. With flavors that are sure to be heartwarming, fresh, and completely delicious, these homemade breads rival those of even the best bakery. Your home will smell fantastic and your guests will certainly thank you.

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Parker House Rolls

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Parker House Rolls Recipe

Buttery, yeasty heaven you can enjoy at brunch, dinner, or whenever.

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No-Knead Lightly Rye Bread

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No-Knead Lightly Rye Bread Recipe

Ready to try your hand at bread baking? This simple, no-knead bread is the perfect recipe to start with. The easy-to-follow recipe yields a delightfully chewy, crisp-crusted, bakery-style boule and is an excellent yeasted bread for a novice bread maker to build confidence (and impress guests) with. Small additions of whole-wheat and rye flours give the loaf a great depth of flavor and chew without affecting the bread’s ability to rise. Beyond being simple to make, this no-knead loaf is ready to enjoy in a fraction of the time required to make many traditional yeasted breads. A touch of molasses not only adds a little flavor, but it speeds up the yeast growth, as does using warm water in the dough. Allowing a 4-hour proof time gives the yeast enough opportunity to grow and time to develop flavor. This bread is fantastic warm from the oven, would be marvelous served alongside soup, and absolutely sings when lightly toasted and served at breakfast. We love it with a simple smear of butter, as well as with slightly more dynamic spreads like this savory Pear, Olive, and Walnut Chutney.

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Classic Banana Bread

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Classic Banana Bread Recipe

Our easybanana bread recipe is hands down the best.This classic recipe yields everything you want from a great banana bread: toasty sweetness, impeccable moistness, and a crispy top worth swooning over. Enjoy this go-to quick bread as a quick breakfast or a sweet afternoon snack; and for a real treat, try a warm slice slathered with softened cream cheese.

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Easy Everything Dinner Rolls

Easy Everything Dinner Rolls

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Easy Everything Dinner Rolls Recipe

To make your own everything bagel seasoning mix for this recipe, combine 2 tablespoons sesame seeds, 1 tablespoon poppy seeds, 1 tablespoon dried minced onion, 2 teaspoons dried minced garlic, and 1 teaspoon coarse salt in a small bowl.

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Savory Sage and Thyme Brioche Loaves

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Savory Sage and Thyme Brioche Loaves Recipe

With just enough black pepper to make it spicy and herbs and duck fat to add richness, this bread is the epitome of savory and delicious. Duck fat can be found at specialty stores, but you can substitute chicken or turkey fat as well. Make sure to purchase active dry yeast (as opposed to rapid rise) for this recipe.We love the idea of a slice or two smothered in gravy, using this bread for a upgraded turkey sandwich,or using it to make a grilled cheese that'sout-of-this-world.

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Rosemary-Asiago Whole-Wheat Pull-Apart Rolls

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Rosemary-Asiago Whole-Wheat Pull-Apart Rolls Recipe

Bake these light and tender whole-grain rolls ahead and freeze up to 1 month, or make the dough ahead and bake on the day: Punch down the risen dough to form a ball, wrap with plastic wrap, and chill 8 hours or overnight. Return to a bowl and let rise at room temperature for 1 1/2 hours before shaping.

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Cloverleaf Rolls

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Cloverleaf Rolls Recipe

From the Kitchen of Cheryl Slocum, Senior Food Editor. "The smell of freshly risen dough always takes me back to my mom's rolls."

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Buttermilk Spoonbread with Spaghetti Squash

Buttermilk Spoonbread with Spaghetti Squash

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Buttermilk Spoonbread with Spaghetti Squash Recipe

Inspired by her grandmother's cornbread dressing and her mother's resourcefulness, Christensen added spaghetti squash to cornbread to create this custardy side. Note: Do not use sweet cornbread with this recipe.

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Golden Raisin and Honey Challah

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Golden Raisin and Honey Challah Recipe

This traditionally Jewish bread requires 2 rising times, but the rich anf fluffy result is definitely worth it. Toast it, top it with jam, or use leftovers in French toast. You can also use dark raisins, dried cranberries, or omit the raisins completely, if desired. Divide the dough into 3 pieces for easier braiding.

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Jalapeño Biscuits

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Jalapeño Biscuits Recipe

These 6-ingredient biscuits get a spicy kick from jalapeno pepper.

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Whole-Grain Spelt and Cornmeal Biscuits

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Whole-Grain Spelt and Cornmeal Biscuits Recipe

Gently pat the dough flat instead of rolling with a rolling pin. Patting preserves all the pockets of fat needed for flaky biscuits, whereas rolling pancakes them into small, dense pucks. Cut the biscuits into squares to avoid any leftover scraps. Spelt flour adds a deep nutty flavor, but you can use white whole-wheat flour if you can't find spelt.

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Honey Whole-Wheat Pull-Apart Rolls

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Honey Whole-Wheat Pull-Apart Rolls Recipe

Bake these light and tender whole-grain rolls ahead and freeze up to 1 month, or make the dough ahead and bake on the day: Punch down the risen dough to form a ball, wrap with plastic wrap, and chill 8 hours or overnight. Return to a bowl and let rise at room temperature for 1 1/2 hours before shaping.

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Herbed Biscuits

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Herbed Biscuits Recipe

Two key techniques make these whole-grain biscuits light and fluffy: smashing the butter into the flour mixture with your fingers, and folding the dough to create layers.

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Rosemary Focaccia with Stewed Grapes and Olives

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Rosemary Focaccia with Stewed Grapes and Olives Recipe

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Angel Biscuits

Angel Biscuits

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Angel Biscuits Recipe

Nestle these yeast biscuits snug together in the pan and they'll rise even higher when baked. You don't have to use all the dough at once--refrigerate in an airtight container up to 5 days.

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Buttered Sweet Potato Knot Rolls

Buttered Sweet Potato Knot Rolls

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Buttered Sweet Potato Knot Rolls Recipe

Add subtle sweetness to dinner rolls by stirring canned mashed sweet potato into the yeast mixture.

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Fresh Thyme Popovers

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Fresh Thyme Popovers Recipe

No meal is complete without fresh-from-the-oven bread. From sweet rolls to savory biscuits, we have easy bread recipes to suit every menu.Fresh thyme is the key to this fragrant, savory bread, which pairs perfectly with beef tenderloin. To get the fluffiest popovers, be sure that your milk and eggs are room temperature and do not open the oven door while baking.

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Orange Bubble Bread

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Orange Bubble Bread Recipe

Reminiscent of sweet orange rolls, this easy pull-apart bread won raves in our Test Kitchens and is a great choice for a holiday breakfast or brunch.

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Potato Rolls

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Potato Rolls Recipe

Adding potato to the dough creates light texture and makes these rolls ideal for serving with a holiday meal or to use for miniature sandwiches at a holiday open house.

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Buttery Dinner Rolls

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Buttery Dinner Rolls Recipe

Make this your “go-to’ roll recipe whenever you’re having company. The dough is very easy to work with, and the recipe has a number of flavor variations.

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Pecan Sticky Buns

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Pecan Sticky Buns Recipe

Ooey-gooey sticky buns topped with pecan halves are a fun, festive treat during the holiday season. We've included instructions for "making it" (using frozen bread dough) or "faking it" (using brown-and-serve rolls).

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Flaky Dinner Rolls

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Flaky Dinner Rolls Recipe

These beautiful homemade dinner rolls are perfect for both first-time bakers and seasoned cooks. Reviewer Cookinnotwritin raves, "I've never made anything with yeast before in my life, but these made me feel like a pro! I made them for Thanksgiving last year, and I thought they looked so pretty."

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Nana's Rosemary Biscuits with Cranberries

Nana's Rosemary Biscuits with Cranberries

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Nana's Rosemary Biscuits with Cranberries Recipe

When punching out dough rounds, avoid twisting the biscuit cutter, which will seal the edges and interfere with rising.

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Cranberry-Sweet Potato Quick Bread

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Cranberry-Sweet Potato Quick Bread Recipe

This quick bread melds the seasonal flavors of cranberry and sweet potato into an irresistible treat. Just mix the batter, spoon into a loaf ban, and bake. It's a great way to use up leftover cranberries, orange juice, and canned sweet potato, too.

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Mini Fruit and Sunflower Loaves

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Mini Fruit and Sunflower Loaves Recipe

These mini-loaves make great Christmas gifts. Reviewer Cookingactivist raves, "This bread is outstanding. Sweet and mapley. More moist and sinful tasting than one would think from a light quick bread."

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Seeded Multigrain Bread

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Seeded Multigrain Bread Recipe

For a weeknight loaf, mix up the flour and yeast in step 1 at night; make the dough the next morning, and proof it in the refrigerator all day. After work, shape and bake the bread as directed in steps 4 through 6.

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Jalapeño Cornbread Muffins

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Jalapeño Cornbread Muffins Recipe

For a milder muffin, remove the seeds from the jalapeños before dicing.

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Whole-Grain Corn Bread

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Whole-Grain Corn Bread Recipe

Medium to fine-ground cornmeal works well for this corn bread, but you can substitute a coarser grind if you prefer a heftier texture.

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Easy Butter Rolls

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Easy Butter Rolls Recipe

These tasty rolls are a great and easy make-ahead option for the holidays.

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Sweet Challah

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Sweet Challah Recipe

Challah is a traditional Jewish yeast bread served on the Sabbath, holidays, and other ceremonial occasions. Its light and airy texture makes challah perfect for any holiday celebration table. "My family also made this for part of our Thanksgiving dinner," writes reviewer Kariobrion. "It was wonderful and actually looked just like the photo—that NEVER happens!"

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Orange, Honey, and Thyme Biscuits

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Orange, Honey, and Thyme Biscuits Recipe

Bake biscuits up to a day ahead, and keep in a sealed zip-top plastic bag.

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Pumpkin-Date Loaf with Cream Cheese Swirl

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Pumpkin-Date Loaf with Cream Cheese Swirl Recipe

Try this top-rated twist on classic pumpkin bread. The dates add extra sweetness; if you prefer, substitute raisins or leave the dates out altogether. Reviewer Meussen was so enamored with this bread, she and her husband ate the whole loaf in less than 12 hours. She writes, "If you haven't tried this bread, you haven't lived."

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Two-Seed Bread Knots

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Two-Seed Bread Knots Recipe

Go for delicious and beautiful with these tasty yeast rolls. The dough requires just 20 minutes to rise and doesn't have to be kneaded by hand. As reviewer Vdunigan1 points out, the short prep time makes these rolls "a great recipe for any night of the week." Serve these little darlings with honey butter.

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Sweet Potato Biscuits

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Sweet Potato Biscuits Recipe

This biscuit recipe incorporates leftover sweet potatoes, so you can—and should—keep making it after the holidays wind down. Reviewer GEMDOCTOR says that these are "much more flavorful than regular biscuits" and recommends making enough for second and third helpings. Plus, you'll get the extra nutritional benefits from the sweet potatoes, like vitamins A and C.

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Cinnamon Rolls with Cream Cheese Icing

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Cinnamon Rolls with Cream Cheese Icing Recipe

These homemade cinnamon rolls with a thick, sweet cream cheese frosting will make you a superstar when you serve them to friends and family during the holidays.

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Mini Banana-Cranberry Nut Bread Loaves

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Mini Banana-Cranberry Nut Bread Loaves Recipe

Make banana bread special for the holidays by adding pecans and fresh cranberries and topping the loaf with an orange glaze. These mini loaves make great gifts, but you’ll want to keep at least one for yourself.

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Rosemary-Asiago Whole-Wheat Pull-Apart Rolls

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Rosemary-Asiago Whole-Wheat Pull-Apart Rolls Recipe

Bake these light and tender whole-grain rolls ahead and freeze up to 1 month, or make the dough ahead and bake on the day: Punch down the risen dough to form a ball, wrap with plastic wrap, and chill 8 hours or overnight. Return to a bowl and let rise at room temperature for 1 1/2 hours before shaping.

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Homemade Dinner Rolls

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Homemade Dinner Rolls Recipe

Soft, tender, pillowy, and buttery. What's not to love? Once you go homemade, it's hard to go back to store-bought dinner rolls.

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Spoon Bread Corn Muffins

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Spoon Bread Corn Muffins Recipe

We adapted these custard-like muffins from a recipe in The Gift of Southern Cooking by Edna Lewis and Scott Peaco*ck and tested with J.T. Pollard Extra-Fine White Corn Meal because our friend Scott Peaco*ck swears by it. To order a bag, call the company at 33 4/588-3391.

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Graham Cracker Rolls

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Graham Cracker Rolls Recipe

"This roll recipe was discovered by my wonderful mother, who was an amazing cook and loved to try new recipes. It's still a favorite with my family because of the flavor that the graham cracker crumbs give the rolls." --SL reader Allison Fogle

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Hazelnut Rye Rolls

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Hazelnut Rye Rolls Recipe

Rye flour and hazelnuts have a distinct rich flavor that makes these rolls anything but an afterthought. Make ahead, and freeze up to 1 month.

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Icebox Dinner Rolls

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Icebox Dinner Rolls Recipe

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Pecan-Pumpkin Drops

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Pecan-Pumpkin Drops Recipe

Take canned pumpkin out of the pie shell realm and stir into tender drop biscuits. Making turkey soup tomorrow? You can serve these alongside, spread with a little honey butter.

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Cinnamon Apple Pull-Apart Bread

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Cinnamon Apple Pull-Apart Bread Recipe

For a special breakfast that’s sure to impress, this easy Cinnamon Apple Pull-Apart Bread is a must. Not only is it a looker, but every fluffy crevice and golden fold of this loaf is smattered with irresistibly buttery, apple and cinnamon-brown sugar goodness. Using canned biscuits keeps this pull-apart bread recipe simple enough for bakers of all skill levels; however, it’s what you bring to the convenience dough product that yields a treat that tastes completely homemade. If you find that your melted butter begins to re-solidify slightly after you’ve stirred in the vanilla extract, no worries—just pop it back into the microwave for a few seconds and proceed with brushing the biscuit dough rounds. When arranging the stacks of dough into your pan, keep in mind that the dough will need space to rise and expand a bit as it bakes. A tangy cream cheese drizzle over the warm cinnamon-apple bread is certainly a welcome finishing touch, but it’s not essential if you’d rather dig in immediately.

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Miso Walnut Sticky Buns

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Miso Walnut Sticky Buns Recipe

Incorporating instant mashed potato flakes into this foolproof sticky bun dough is the secret behind their incredibly moist, tender texture. Meanwhile, using a bit of bread flour, in addition to all-purpose, helps provide structure and height. White miso paste, also known as sweet miso, adds a dynamic element of salt-sweet depth to both the filling and caramel topping—making these a most impressive addition to any brunch spread. Pro-tip: Don’t let the buns rest in the pan for too long after baking as the sticky topping will begin to solidify as it cools, making it difficult to turn them out.

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Toasted Oat and Prune Breakfast Muffins

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Toasted Oat and Prune Breakfast Muffins Recipe

Delicious and warm, these muffins are the perfect first step into the wonderful world of alternative flours.Toasty oats and brown sugar conjure up the comfortingflavors of fall—no matter what time of year it is.

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Braided Lemon Bread

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Braided Lemon Bread Recipe

The perfect recipe for spring. This slightly sweet, lemony, and tender braided bread lands somewhere between brioche and challah. Serve the impressive poppy seed-studded loafwith dinner, use it to forsandwiches, or make an unconventionalFrench toast.

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Pistachio Tahini Cinnamon Rolls

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Pistachio Tahini Cinnamon Rolls Recipe

Delicious and not too sweet, the flavors of tahini, pistachios, and cardamom combine beautifully in a fluffy, light roll. These cinnamon rolls take a little extra time, but they’re so worth the effort—especially since most of the work is hands-off. Working with yeast is nothing to be afraid of. If you’re worried about your water being too warm or cool, use a thermometer to keep the temperature in check. These rolls would be fantastic at breakfast or brunch, but they’re also perfect for a snack or treat with a cup of coffee or hot tea.

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Apple Cinnamon Bread

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Apple Cinnamon Bread Recipe

Besides being simple enough to whip up on a moments notice, as it bakes, this easy apple cinnamon bread puts off the kind of warming, buttery, spiced aromas that usher in all the fall feels. And given just how well a warm slice pairs with a cup of coffee, don’t be surprised if you find yourself making a loaf of apple cinnamon bread on a weekly basis throughout the season. The rich quick bread is incredibly moist, thanks to the apple and sour cream, but the key to ensuring it’s as tender as possible is to avoid over-mixing. In fact, once the final addition of dry ingredients has been added to the batter, it’s helpful to finish incorporating everything together by hand, using a rubber spatula, rather than continuing to whip the batter with an electric mixer. We used Granny Smith apple in testing the recipe, but you can really use any apple variety you have on hand. Feel free to substitute the pecans called for walnuts, or leave the nuts out entirely.

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Carrot-Apple Muffins With Orange Glaze

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Carrot-Apple Muffins With Orange Glaze Recipe

These tender, lightly sweetened whole-grain muffins have a special can’t-put-your-finger-on-it flavor thanks to garam masala. Look for garam masala in the spice aisle; large spice brands make it. If you don’t have it or can’t find it, you can substitute an equal amount of cinnamon.

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