How to Make Monkey Bread

Step 1

Dip balls of dough in melted butter, then roll in cinnamon-sugar mixture.


How to Make Monkey Bread

Step 2

Pour a layer of caramel sauce in the bottom of a greased tube pan. Sprinkle pecans on caramel sauce. Place half of the coated dough balls in the tube pan.


How to Make Monkey Bread

Step 3

Drizzle with caramel sauce and top with pecans. Arrange remaining balls over caramel sauce.


TIP: Save time by kneading the dough and refrigerating overnight. The next day, let the dough sit on the counter for 30 minutes, then continue as the recipe directs.




Monkey Bread Recipes


Caramel-Pecan Monkey Bread

Caramel-Pecan Monkey Bread

Cut this Caramel-Pecan Monkey Bread into slices, or let everyone pick off the gooey pieces themselves, just like the monkeys it's named for!
—Taste of Home Test Kitchen


Surprise Monkey Bread

Surprise Monkey Bread

This Surprise Monkey Bread recipe is really just a glorified monkey bread. I also make it with garlic and cheese for dinner sometimes. When my neighbor has her Christmas brunch, this is one recipe that's always requested.
—Lois Rutherford, Elkton, Florida


Herbed Monkey Bread

Herbed Monkey Bread

This Herbed Monkey Bread will make your house smell wonderful while it bakes. The combination of herbs and seasoning make it irresistible. It's my most requested recipe.
—Joan Hallford, North Richland Hills, Texas



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