Cinnamon Rolls*

4 tsp yeast
1/4 cup warm water
1/2 cup margarine
1 cup mashed instant potatoes
2 eggs beaten (can substitute powdered eggs)
2 cups milk (can substitute powdered milk)
1 cup sugar
2 tsp salt
7 cups flour (great with 4 cups whole wheat, 3 cups white)

Add yeast to water. Let rise. Scald milk. Add margarine and mashed potatoes to milk. Then add sugar and salt. After the mixture cools, blend in eggs. Then add yeast. Blend well. Add 4 cups of flour and blend well. Add 3 more cups of flour and blend well. This will make a soft dough. Let rise 2-2.5 hours until double. Roll out dough on a lightly floured surface. Cover top with margarine and cinnamon sugar. Roll up and cut 1-inch thick. Cover and let rise 1 hour. Bake at 350 degrees for 20 mins.

*Submitted by Michele from Salt Lake City, Utah

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