Mini Hazelnut-Cocoa Monkey Breads

Blogger Paula Jones from Bell'alimento shares a creative recipe for mini monkey breads.

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  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 30 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 6
 

Ingredients

1/4
cup unsalted butter
3
tablespoons packed brown sugar
1
tablespoon hazelnut spread with cocoa (from 13-oz jar)
1/4
cup granulated sugar
2
teaspoons ground cinnamon
2
cans (8 oz each) Pillsbury® refrigerated crescent dinner rolls

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  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 6 regular-size muffin cups with cooking spray.
  • 2 In 1-quart saucepan, heat butter, brown sugar and hazelnut spread over medium heat, stirring with whisk until melted and well combined. Spoon about 1 tablespoon mixture into each muffin cup. Reserve remaining mixture.
  • 3 In large bowl, stir together granulated sugar and cinnamon; set aside.
  • 4 Remove dough from can; cut into 48 equal pieces. Place each piece of dough into sugar-cinnamon mixture; toss gently to coat. Place 8 coated dough pieces in each muffin cup.
  • 5 Bake 12 to 15 minutes or until golden brown. Cool on pan 1 minute. Turn pan upside down onto serving plate; turn mini breads right side up. Drizzle reserved hazelnut spread mixture over tops.
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 6 regular-size muffin cups with cooking spray.
  • 2 In 1-quart saucepan, heat butter, brown sugar and hazelnut spread over medium heat, stirring with whisk until melted and well combined. Spoon about 1 tablespoon mixture into each muffin cup. Reserve remaining mixture.
  • 3 In large bowl, stir together granulated sugar and cinnamon; set aside.
  • 4 Remove dough from can; cut into 48 equal pieces. Place each piece of dough into sugar-cinnamon mixture; toss gently to coat. Place 8 coated dough pieces in each muffin cup.
  • 5 Bake 12 to 15 minutes or until golden brown. Cool on pan 1 minute. Turn pan upside down onto serving plate; turn mini breads right side up. Drizzle reserved hazelnut spread mixture over tops.

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Expert Tips

Garnish monkey bread with candy sprinkles or other festive touches.

Recipe can easily be doubled or tripled.

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