Monkey Yeast Bread Recipe

Step 1

Mix lukewarm water & yeast. Set aside. Mix boiling water & shortening. Let cool. Then add yeast mixture, salt, sugar, & egg. Stir. Add flour & mix well. Cover & set in warm place until risen double. Turn out on a well-floured surface & knead just enough to roll out 1/2-inch thick. Cut dough into 2-inch strips. Melt the 1/2 stick margarine & dip each strip into it. Layer strips in a lightly greased tube pan, cover & let rise until double. Bake in pre-heated oven at 350 degrees until brown.

Things You'll Need

  • 1 1/4oz Package dry yeast
  • 1/2c Lukewarm water
  • 1/4c Sugar
  • 1/2c Shortening
  • 1ts Salt
  • 1 Egg
  • 1/2c Boiling water
  • 3c All-purpose flour
  • 1/2 Stick margarine

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