Post by Mystical Journey on Nov 2, 2011 10:15:41 GMT -8
2/3 cup milk 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter or margarine 1/4 cup water 4 cups all-purpose flour, divided 1/3 cup granulated sugar 1 package quick-rising yeast 2 teaspoons dried savory leaves, crushed 1 teaspoon salt 3/4 teaspoon dried thyme leaves, crushed 1/2 teaspoon dried dill weed, crushed 1 cup canned pumpkin 4 eggs, divided 2 tablespoons sesame seeds
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease 20 to 24 muffin cups.
Combine milk, butter and water in small saucepan; heat until butter is melted. If necessary, cool to 120Âº F. to 130Âº F.
Combine 3 cups flour, sugar, yeast, savory, salt, thyme and dill in large mixer bowl. Add milk mixture and pumpkin; beat for 2 minutes. Stir in 3 eggs and remaining flour. Cover; let rise in warm, draft-free place for 10 minutes or until doubled. Spoon into prepared muffin cups, filling 1/2 to 3/4 full. Cover; let rise in warm, draft-free place for 30 to 40 minutes or until doubled.
Beat remaining egg and brush on top of rolls; sprinkle with sesame seeds. Bake for 30 to 40 minutes or until rolls are golden and sound hollow when tapped. Remove from pans; serve warm or cool on wire rack.