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Crescent Rolls

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  Dry yeast 1 Tablespoon
  Warm water 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  All purpose flour 4 1⁄2 Cup (72 tbs)
  Sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Butter/Margarine 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Eggs 2
  Warm milk 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Melted butter/Margarine 2 Tablespoon

Dissolve yeast in warm water; let stand 5 minutes.
Combine flour, sugar, and salt in a large mixing bowl.
Cut in 3/4 cup butter with pastry blender until mixture resembles coarse meal.
Combine eggs, milk, and yeast mixture; add to the flour mixture, stirring well (dough will be sticky).
Cover and refrigerate overnight.
Punch dough down, and divide in half.
Roll each half into a 12-inch circle on a floured surface; cut each circle into 12 wedges.
Roll up each wedge tightly, beginning at wide end.
Seal points and place rolls, point side down, on greased baking sheets.
Curve rolls into crescent shape.
Brush with melted butter.
Cover and let rise in a warm place (85°), free from drafts, about 1 hour or until doubled in bulk.
Bake at 400° for 8 minutes.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 2074 Calories from Fat 804

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 91 g140.7%

Saturated Fat 54.7 g273.3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 433.6 mg144.5%

Sodium 1094.7 mg45.6%

Total Carbohydrates 272 g90.8%

Dietary Fiber 9.2 g36.7%

Sugars 55.6 g

Protein 42 g83.6%

Vitamin A 56.3% Vitamin C 0.04%

Calcium 19.5% Iron 84.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Crescent Rolls Recipe