Do you need a fun way to start the conversation
at your table this Thanksgiving?
Then how about baking some Thankful Rolls to serve to your family and friends?
These Thankful Rolls are easy to put together.
All you need is a dinner roll dough recipe or frozen dinner roll dough and
pieces of paper with Thankful Messages written on them inserted into the rolls BEFORE they rise.
These Thankful Rolls come from a GUEST Blogger…
“Mamamia” from My Biscuits Are Burning
She has been a regular on our Foodie Friends Friday Linky Party since we started
and week after week she shares delicious recipes with us, including these great Thankful Rolls
that would make a GREAT addition to any Thanksgiving meal.
slips of paper and pen
favorite dinner roll recipe
Write down different notes on the slips of paper.
Examples are: I am thankful for (blank) because…
I am thankful for (dad, mom, brother, sister, etc…) because….
Tell your top ten thankful list.
Fold the notes and wrap them in foil.
Take your favorite roll dough and make small dough balls.
Take two small dough balls and put a note in between and place them together in a greased muffin tin.
Let them rise the recommended time and bake as you normally would according to your recipe.
Then, serve them.
Your guests will be surprised that there’s a little note waiting for them.
Just be sure no one eats a note on accident!
It’s like a fortune cookie, but for rolls. They help spark a fun dinner conversation.
We had Thankful Rolls for our Thanksgiving dinner last year and everyone thought it was a fun idea.
My 7 yr. old especially liked this idea and asked if we could do it again this year.
My husband tried to sneak a roll before dinner and bit into some foil.
HA! But, he was taste testing the Honey Butter he made to go with these rolls.
1/2 pound (2 sticks) butter, softened
1/8 cup honey
1/4 tsp. cinnamon
1/4 tsp. vanilla
Combine everything together in a mixer or with a handmixer. Chill.
Delicious! Serve it chilled or room temp, whichever you prefer.
This is great on rolls, muffins, waffles, popcorn, all kinds of things. Print
- ½ pound (2 sticks) butter, softened
- ⅛ cup honey
- ¼ tsp. cinnamon
- ¼ tsp. vanilla
- Combine everything together in a mixer or with a hand mixer.
- Chill, until ready to serve.