Thursday 26 October 2017

Mini Herbed & Garlic Butter Monkey Bread

Bite sized appetiziers are mostly finger foods, since i picked kid's delight - Bite sized appetizers theme for this week's blogging marathon, i decided to bake some mini sized herbed and garlic butter flavored monkey bread. Though monkey bread are baked usually in bundt cake pan, you can bake some cute mini monkey breads with your muffin pans as well. Trust me, these mini monkey bread rolls are definitely a crowd pleaser with fabulous aroma. As much as like usual garlic monkey bread, these tiny bread rolls will definitely please your tastebuds if you love garlic butter in your bakes.

Mini Garlic Monkey Bread Rolls

Bake these mini version of monkey bread and enjoy them as an appetizers for a get together or else for a kid's party. Just pull and enjoy this monkey bread with your favourite sauce. Monkey bread consists of several pieces of soft bread either filled with a stuffing or coated with spice powders like cinnamon, garlic-butter mixture etc.Usually monkey bread is prepared as a sweet pastry though many savoury versions do exists.This bread is traditionally served hot so that the baked pieces can be easily torn away with the fingers and eaten by hand.Trust me this mini monkey bread will be big hit among the kids.

Herbed Garlic Monkey bread

2cups All purpose flour
1/2cup Warm water
1/2tbsp Instant yeast
2tbsp Olive oil (for dough)
1/2tsp Sugar
1/2tbsp Mixed dry herbs
1tbsp Minced garlic cloves
4tbsp Melted butter
1tsp Salt
Grated Parmesan Cheese (for topping)

In a large bowl, take the flour,instant yeast, salt,oil and sugar, add the luke warm water and knead everything as a smooth dough.

Drop the dough onto a floured surface, knead until smooth and elastic for about 5minutes. Arrange dough in a greased bowl and let it sit in a warm place.

Take a muffin pan, grease it. Punch down the dough, divide them into 25-30 small tiny balls.

Take the melted butter, mixed dry herbs, minced garlic cloves in a bowl.

Put each ball to the butter-garlic mixture.

Drop them immediately to the already prepared muffin pan. Keep in warm place for half an hour.

Bite Sized Garlic monkey bread

Preheat the oven to 350F.

Keep the pan in the middle of the rack, sprinkle some cheese and bake for 20-25minutes until the crust turns golden brown

Once they get baked,keep aside for few minutes.

Remove the bread rolls from the pan, pull a bread and enjoy.



Pavani said...

What a flavorful and tempting looking monkey bread that is Priya.

Mayuri Patel said...

Its like I can smell the wonderful aroma.... a nice treat for kids and adults too. Mini monkey bread look so cute.

vaishali sabnani said...

Oh wow , love the idea of making the bread in muffin mounds , the bread looks just wonderful and perfectly made !

Unknown said...

Bread in a muffin tin is such a brilliant idea! Would surely try this!

Culinary Adventuress Piyali Sekhar Mutha said...

They are such a visual delight that one is instantly attracted towards them. I love the combination of garlic and herbs which is making me wish that I too want to grab a couple of these.

Anonymous said...

Bread looks so flavourful and cute.. wonderful recipe

Hayley said...

I can almost see my self, grabbing it and eating this aromatic and flavourful bread, simply awesome!

sushma said...

Wow such a flavorful and yummy looking bread.

cookingwithsapana said...

Omg the mini monkey bread looks so cute and so delicious too.

Archana said...

Such a delicious bread. Sure a crowd pleaser.

Harini R said...

This is definitely a kid friendly appetizer. Perfect for the tiny hands.

Sandhya Ramakrishnan said...

I love how you have made mini size monkey bread. This is my kids favorite and I want to make it soon with some soup.

veena said...

Mini version of monkey bread. Looks very cute and that garlic must be adding a lovely flavour to it. Perfectly baked