|Granular yeast||1⁄4 Ounce (1 Package)|
|Warm water||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Boiling water||2 Cup (32 tbs)|
|Shortening||2 1⁄4 Tablespoon|
|Sugar||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Eggs||3 , beaten|
|Flour||8 Cup (128 tbs)|
Soak yeast in the warm water.
In a large bowl put the salt, shortening and sugar.
Add the boiling water.
Cool to warm, then add enough flour to thicken slightly.
Add yeast, beat well, then add the beaten eggs and remainder of flour.
Work dough until smooth.
Allow to rise until double in bulk, then work down and put in well-greased bowl and refrigerate.
When ready to use cut off desired amount of dough, shape and bake according to type of roll desired.
Let rolls rise about 3 hours, then bake in 375°F oven for 20 minutes.
Punch down the remaining dough, put in a smaller bowl and refrigerate until needed.
This is a good basic dough for any kind of rolls.
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 4548 Calories from Fat 516
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 59 g90.1%
Saturated Fat 14.6 g73.2%
Trans Fat 4.4 g
Cholesterol 634.4 mg211.5%
Sodium 6083.2 mg253.5%
Total Carbohydrates 865 g288.5%
Dietary Fiber 27.6 g110.3%
Sugars 103.8 g
Protein 123 g245.5%
Vitamin A 14.6% Vitamin C 0.01%
Calcium 25.7% Iron 274.8%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet