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Breadstick Braids Recipe

Breadstick Braids Recipe

These tender, flavorful bread sticks are not only pretty; they taste every bit like they were made from scratch. It’s a very nice use of a frozen dough product and of course, very convenient.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. + rising Bake: 10 min. YIELD:4 servings

Ingredients

  • 4 frozen bread dough dinner rolls, thawed
  • 2 tablespoons beaten egg
  • 1 teaspoon poppy, sesame and/or caraway seeds

Directions

  • 1. Cut a dinner roll into three pieces; roll each piece into a 9-in. rope. Place three ropes together; braid. Pinch ends to seal and tuck under. Repeat with remaining ropes.
  • 2. Place 2 in. apart on a greased baking sheet. Cover and let rise until doubled, about 20 minutes. Brush breadsticks with egg; sprinkle with seeds.
  • 3. Bake at 375° for 10-14 minutes or until golden brown. Yield: 4 breadsticks.

Nutritional Facts

1 breadstick equals 109 calories, 2 g fat (trace saturated fat), 21 mg cholesterol, 204 mg sodium, 18 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 5 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 starch, 1/2 fat.