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  Active dry yeast 1 Tablespoon
  Warm water 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (105°-115°F)
  Honey 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Egg 1
  Butter 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Whole wheat flour 2 Cup (32 tbs) (Measured Scoop And Level)
  Noninstant nonfat milk powder 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Wheat germ 2 Tablespoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Orange rind 1 Teaspoon, grated
  Ground cinnamon 1 Teaspoon
  Ground cloves 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Nutmeg 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Raisins 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Egg yolk 1 , beaten with 1 tablespoon water (For Glaze)
  Water 1 Tablespoon (For Beating The Egg Yolk)
For lemon butter
  Butter 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), softened
  Honey 4 Tablespoon
  Lemon rind 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon, grated

1) Use a measuring cup to sprinkle yeast over 1/2 cup warm water.
2) Let stand in a warm place about 5 minutes until it dissolves or puffs.
3) Stir in honey and egg.
4) In your food processor, use the METAL BLADE setting.
5) In the work bowl, add flour, milk powder, wheat germ, salt, cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg, and orange rind. Pulse on/off to mix.
6) Add butter to cut in to 1-inch pieces. Pulse on/off until mixture resembles coarse meal.
7) Pour in yeast mixture through the feed tube while machine is running.
8) Pour in remaining water in a steady stream, only as fast as the flour absorbs it.
9) Process the dough ball for 20 seconds and test the consistency for right elasticity, stickiness and wetness, by stopping the machine.
10) If it is not ready, then process for another 10 seconds.
11) Sprinkle with additional 1-2 tablespoons flour into the dough and pulse machine on/off to coat dough for easy removal from work bowl.
12) In an oiled bowl transfer the dough and turn over to oil the entire surface.
13) Cover with plastic bag or damp cloth and let rise in a warm place, free from drafts, until doubled in bulk, about 1 hour.
14) Punch down dough and knead by adding 1/2 cup raisins for 30 seconds to press out the dough.
15) Make out 12 parts out of the dough. Let rest by covering for 5 minutes.
16) Shape the parts in ball.
17) Use on greased baking sheet, to place the balls about 1-inch apart.
18) Cover and let rise in warm place, free from drafts, until doubled, about 45-60 minutes.
19) Preheat oven to 375°.
20) Brush the balls with glaze.

21) Place the sheet inside oven on middle rack to bake for 20-25 minutes.
22) In a clean, dry work bowl, prepare the lemon butter, by combining butter, honey and lemon rind to a smooth mix.

23) Remove the balls from oven and serve hot with lemon butter.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Preparation Time: 
120 Minutes
Cook Time: 
25 Minutes
Ready In: 
145 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 671 Calories from Fat 241

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 27 g42.3%

Saturated Fat 15.7 g78.3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 159.8 mg53.3%

Sodium 524.2 mg21.8%

Total Carbohydrates 101 g33.6%

Dietary Fiber 11.8 g47.1%

Sugars 42.2 g

Protein 16 g31.6%

Vitamin A 16.7% Vitamin C 8.5%

Calcium 8% Iron 26%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Hot Rolls With Lemon Butter Recipe