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Aunt Bertha's Pineapple Cream Cheese Twist Recipe

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1 cup warm water
2 packs dry yeast
1/4 tsp. salt
4 tbsp. white granulated sugar
2 eggs beaten

PUT TOGETHER 1/2 cup margarine, 4 cups flour ADD flour mixture to yeast mixture KNEAD 5minutes or more dough will be very soft. Let rise until double in bulk in warm place. After dough has doubled; divide in half and spread 1/2 on cookie sheet until it covers whole sheet. Spread cream cheese down center, then spread pineapple on top of cheese, cut edges of dough then cross over filling. Do not raise again. Bake 350F for 30-35 minutes. Judge to see when done, nice and browned.

Combine; 1 - 16oz. can crushed pineapple do not drain. ADD 1/2 cup sugar, ADD 3 tbsp. corn starch- cook until thick, then let get cold.

2- 8OZ. packs cream cheese (Philly)
1-1/2 tsp. vanilla
1/3 cup granulated sugar
1 tbsp. lemon juice
Beat with electric mixer until well beaten.

You can put a glaze on if you want.
3/4 tbsp. Crisco oil, 1/2 tbsp. milk, 1 tbsp. vanilla or lemon juice, enough powdered sugar to make soft icing.




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