You are here

Apple Cinnamon Twists

Anonymous's picture
Anonymous (not verified)
  All purpose flour/Unbleached flour 5 1⁄2 Cup (88 tbs) (Pillsbury's Best ®)
  Salt 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Active dry yeast 1⁄2 Ounce
  Milk 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Water 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Margarine/Butter 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (Parkay ®)
  Honey 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Eggs 2
  Raisins 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Sugar 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Cinnamon 2 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Chopped peeled apple 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Margarine/Butter 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), melted (Parkay ®)
  Finely chopped nuts 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Powdered sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs), sifted
  Water 6 Teaspoon

Generously grease two 9 or 8-inch square or 11x7-inch pans.
Lightly spoon flour into measuring cup; level off.
In large bowl, combine 2 cups flour, salt and dry yeast; blend well.
In small saucepan, heat milk, water, 1/4 cup margarine and honey to very warm (120 to 130°F.).
Add warm liquid and eggs to flour mixture.
Blend at low speed until moistened; beat 3 minutes at medium speed.
By hand, stir in raisins and 2 1/2 cups flour to form a stiff dough.
On floured surface, knead in up to 1 cup flour until dough is smooth and elastic, about 10 minutes.
Cover loosely with plastic wrap and cloth towel; allow to rest 20 minutes.
In large bowl, combine 1 1/2 cups sugar, cinnamon and apples, Punch down dough.
Divide dough into 2 parts.
Roll out half of dough to 12-inch square; brush with 2 tablespoons melted margarine.
Sprinkle 1/2 of apple mixture on center third of dough; sprinkle with 1/4 of nuts.
Fold 1/3 of dough over nuts.
Sprinkle with 1/4 of apple mixture; sprinkle with 1/4 of nuts.
Fold remaining Third of dough over nuts.
Cut crosswise into 1-inch strips.
Twist each strip in opposite direction.
Place in prepared pan.
Repeat with remaining dough and filling.
Cover loosely with plastic wrap.
Refrigerate 2 to 24 hours.
Heat oven to 375°F.
Remove plastic wrap from rolls; let stand at room temperature 10 minutes.
Bake for 30 to 40 minutes or until deep golden brown and rolls sound hollow when lightly tapped.
[If rolls become too brown, cover with foil last 10 minutes.)
Remove from pans immediately; turn upright onto cooling rack.
In small bowl, combine glaze ingredients.
Drizzle over warm rolls.
24 rolls.
Pillsbury's Best® Bread Flour can be substituted for all purpose or unbleached flour.
Self-rising flour is not recommended.
HIGH ALTITUDE-Above 3500 Feet: Bake at 375°F. for 45 to 55 minutes

Recipe Summary


Rate It

Your rating: None
Average: 4.3 (17 votes)

Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 310 Calories from Fat 86

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 9 g14.6%

Saturated Fat 1.8 g9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 18.6 mg6.2%

Sodium 165.8 mg6.9%

Total Carbohydrates 52 g17.2%

Dietary Fiber 2.2 g8.7%

Sugars 26.1 g

Protein 6 g12.4%

Vitamin A 3.9% Vitamin C 0.79%

Calcium 4% Iron 9.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Apple Cinnamon Twists Recipe