"When baking, follow directions. When cooking, go by your own taste."--Laiko Bahrs

Cream Cheese Braids Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Cream Cheese Braids, by , is from The Greene Family CookBook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Marian Lewis
Added: Sunday, May 25, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 C sour cream
1/2 C sugar
1 tsp salt
1/2 C butter, melted
2 pkgs. dry yeast
1/2 C warm water
2 eggs, slightly beaten
4 C flour
Filling:
2 pkgs. (8oz)cream cheese
3/4 C sugar
1 egg beaten
1/8 tsp. salt
2 tsp. vanilla

Directions:
Directions:
Heat the sour cream over low heat in sauce pan.
Stir sugar,salt, & butter. Heat until butter is melted & sugar has dissolved. In a small bowl sprinkle yeast over warm water. Allow yeast to soften. Combine sour cream mixture, eggs, & flour. Mix well. Cover & refrigerate overnight. The next day divide dough into 4 equal pieces. Roll each section in 10" x 8" rectangles. Spread with the following filling: Combine cream cheese, 3/4 c sugar, and 1 egg in medium bowl. Mix with electric mixer. Spread evenly over each rectangle. Roll each rectangle jelly roll style from the short end. Transfer to greased baking sheet.
Allow to rise until double (about 1 hr.). Cut slits across the top of each roll about 2" apart. Bake 375 for 12-15 minutes or until nicely browned.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
24 servings
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
1-1/2 hrs
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
These are so worth the time invested. I melted butter & brush over the top or you can glaze them with confectioner sugar/milk mix. These rolls also freeze well.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

371W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!