• Ingredients
  • 2 cups milk, divided
  • 10 tablespoons shortening
  • 1 (.25 ounce) package active dry yeast
  • 1/4 cup warm water (110 degrees F/45 degrees C)
  • 10 tablespoons white sugar
  • 4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup margarine, melted

Directions

  • Place 1 cup milk with shortening in a saucepan. Stir constantly over medium heat until shortening melts. Do not allow to boil. Remove from heat and let cool slightly. In a small bowl, dissolve yeast in warm water. Let stand until creamy, about 10 minutes.
  • Pour milk and margarine into a large bowl. Add remaining cup of milk and dissolved yeast. In a separate bowl, sift together sugar, 4 cups flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Gradually flour mixture to milk mixture, using a wire whisk or electric mixer. Place uncovered bowl on stove. Allow dough to rise 2 to 2 1/2 hours until doubled in bulk.
  • Stir remaining 1 1/2 cups flour into dough and mix well. Turn dough out onto a lightly floured surface and divide in half. Roll out until 1/8 inch thick. Brush with melted margarine and cut with biscuit cutter . Fold each roll in half and dip in melted margarine, place on greased cookie sheets. For immediate use continue to let rolls rise 2 hours or until doubled in bulk. Refrigerate or freeze rolls if you do not plan to use at once.
  • Preheat oven to 425 degrees F (220 degrees C).
  • Bake in a preheated oven for 15 to 20 minutes until golden brown. When using frozen rolls, remove from freezer at least 4 hours before serving. When using refrigerated rolls, allow 3 hours for rolls to rise.

Nutritional Information

Amount Per Serving  Calories: 144 | Total Fat: 6.5g | Cholesterol: 1mg Powered by ESHA Nutrient Database Nutritional Information Monica's Never Fail Rolls Servings Per Recipe: 36 Amount Per Serving Calories: 144

  • Total Fat: 6.5g
  • Cholesterol: 1mg
  • Sodium: 177mg
  • Total Carbs: 18.8g
  •     Dietary Fiber: 0.6g
  • Protein: 2.5g