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Butternut Squash Rolls

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Butternut Squash Rolls has an Improbable taste. The butternut squash and orange peel gives the Butternut Squash Rolls Bracing taste. Butternut Squash Rolls makes a wonderful ending to a family meal
  Butternut squash 1
  Active dry yeast 2 Tablespoon
  Orange juice 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (Warm)
  Sugar 1 Teaspoon
  Milk 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Currants 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Light brown sugar 5 Tablespoon
  Unsalted butter 5 Tablespoon, melted and cooled
  Egg 1 , beaten lightly
  Grated orange peel 1 Tablespoon
  Cinnamon 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Mace 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Ginger 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Unbleached all purpose flour 8 Cup (128 tbs)
  Egg 1 (For Egg Wash Beating 1 Egg With 2 Teaspoons Water And Pinch Of Salt)
  Water 2 Teaspoon (For Egg Wash Beating 1 Egg With 2 Teaspoons Water And Pinch Of Salt)
  Salt 1 Pinch (For Egg Wash Beating 1 Egg With 2 Teaspoons Water And Pinch Of Salt)

Bake the squash on an oiled baking sheet in a 375° F oven for 30 to 35 minutes or until tender.
Let cool, peel, seed, and mash.
In a large bowl proof the yeast in the orange juice with the sugar for 15 minutes or until foamy.
Scald the milk, add the currants, and let cool.
In a bowl combine the milk and currants, 1 cup of the mashed butternut squash, the brown sugar, butter, egg, orange peel, salt and spices and add the mixture to theyeast.
Stir in the flour, 1 cup at a time, to form a soft dough.
Knead on a floured surface, incorporating more flour if necessary, for 8 to 10 minutes or until smooth.
Put the dough in a bowl coated with butter, turn it to coat with the butter.
Cover the bowl with plastic and a dish towel and let the dough rise for 1 1/2 hours or until doubled in bulk.
Punch the dough down, knead it lightly, and divide it in half.
Roll each half into a rope 24 inches long and cut each rope into 12 pieces.
Form each piece into a ball, arrange about 2 inches apart on oiled baking sheets, and let rise, covered loosely, for 30 to 45 minutes or until almost doubled in bulk.
Brush with the glaze and bake in a 375° F oven for 12 to 15 minutes, or until the rolls sound hollow when the bottoms are tapped.
Let cool on racks for 10 minutes.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 5969 Calories from Fat 811

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 92 g142.3%

Saturated Fat 48.2 g241%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 606.8 mg202.3%

Sodium 598.1 mg24.9%

Total Carbohydrates 1142 g380.8%

Dietary Fiber 75.3 g301.3%

Sugars 144.1 g

Protein 162 g323.7%

Vitamin A 3431% Vitamin C 718.6%

Calcium 136.6% Iron 388.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Butternut Squash Rolls Recipe