In the Pinecraft Pie Shop fiction series, you’ll discover inspiring stories about sweet sisters… along with an assortment of yummy recipes to try! This recipe from the newest release, Sewn with Joy, is for cinnamon rolls with caramel icing—the perfect treat for an autumn morning or for surprising the kids after school. Enjoy!
Soft Caramel Cinnamon Rolls
1 3-ounce box cook-and-serve vanilla pudding
2 cups milk
½ cup butter
2 packets yeast
2 teaspoons sugar
½ cup warm water
2 eggs, beaten
½ teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
6 cups bread flour
Cook pudding and milk according to package directions. Add butter and let set until lukewarm. Meanwhile, dissolve yeast and sugar in warm water until foamy. Combine pudding mixture with eggs, salt, oil, and yeast mixture. Mix well. Gradually add enough flour to make a soft and somewhat sticky dough. Knead well. Place back in bowl and cover with towel. Let rise 45 minutes. Roll out onto clean countertop. Spread with generous amount of melted butter and cover with brown sugar and cinnamon. Roll up and cut into 1½-inch pieces. Place in greased baking pans. Bake for 15 to 20 minutes, until golden brown. Frost with caramel icing (recipe below).
½ cup butter
1 cup brown sugar
¼ cup milk
2 cups confectioners’ sugar
In a small saucepan, bring butter, sugar, and milk to a boil. Cook over medium heat for two minutes. Cool and then stir in confectioners’ sugar.
For more recipes and a story worth savoring, don’t miss Sewn with Joy
Joy Miller wanted nothing more than to be a wife and mother—especially now that her relationship with Matthew Slagel, the bishop’s son, was deepening. But when a television crew rolls into Pinecraft, Florida, to film a new show about the Amish, tension threatens to rip apart their relationship…and the entire Amish community.
Joy is initially hired to sew costumes for the show, but she soon finds herself becoming increasingly involved in the production—a fact that upsets Matthew and his father. Yet the more Joy befriends the Englisch production crew, the more she senses God working in their lives through her. Can she turn her back on this opportunity to share God’s love? Will she and Matthew somehow be able to stitch together their dreams for the future?
Experience love, heartbreak, and hope in this sweet story of two worlds uniting in unexpected ways.
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Tricia Goyer is a homeschooling mom of ten, grandmother of two, and wife to John. A USA Today bestselling author, Tricia has published over 55 books and is well-known for her Big Sky and Seven Brides for Seven Bachelors Amish series.
Sherry Gore is the author of Simply Delicious Amish Cooking and Me, Myself, and Pie and is a weekly scribe for the Budget, a nationwide Amish newspaper. Sherry has three children and is a member of a Beachy Amish Mennonite church in Sarasota, Florida.