20 Monkey Bread Recipes to Satisfy Every Craving
Sally of Sally's Baking Addiction created a traditional take on monkey bread with homemade dough, a brown sugar sauce and a vanilla glaze.
This pull-apart bread with creamy vanilla glaze isn't just a stunning morning meal – it's also a proven get-out-of-bed motivator.
CHOCOLATE & MACADAMIA MONKEY BREAD
Making homemade bread may seem like an undertaking, but this truly addictive recipe is well worth the effort. Plus, spinach makes it healthy – right?
Greek pastry fans, meet your new obsession: This nutty, cinnamon-sugared loaf tastes even better with a generous helping of honey syrup.
Not only is each individual bun in this decadent monkey bread dipped in butter and rolled in chocolate, but the whole loaf is coated and baked in a brown sugar glaze.
SWEET AND SPICED
"See that dark syrup on the bottom of the jar? That’s pure caramelized cinnamon sugar, baby," says Eat, Live, Run's Jenna of her Monkey Bread in a Jar.
"This is basically buffalo chicken pizza in a loaf … a loaf of bread you can pull apart and eat. And share. Or not," says Morgan of Host the Toast blog.
These miniature garlic knots come together in just 10 minutes with the help of refrigerated biscuit dough. And grab one while you can, because they're so tasty they'll be gobbled up in mere seconds.
For those nights when you can't settle on which variety to make, there's this super-simple recipe for savory monkey bread. It calls for any variety of choose-your-own toppings – like shredded cheddar, paprika, chopped dill, parsley or almond pieces.
The blend of basil, bacon, cheddar cheese and red pepper flakes packs serious flavor into this soft-on-the-inside, crispy-on-the-outside pull-apart loaf.
Thank goodness for ramekins – otherwise, we might not be able to exercise portion control around this cinnamon-spiked banana dessert, which is garnished with a white chocolate drizzle.
There's a reason this pull-apart bread from Recipe Tin Eats is called "crack bread" – you won't be able to stop eating it! To that we say: Go for it.
Got leftover eggnog? Put it to work in this ooey, gooey homemade pull-apart loaf.
This combo of ancho-chile-spiked mashed potatoes, crunchy peppers and creamy Manchego cheese takes dinner rolls to a whole new level.
CHEESE & HERB MONKEY BREAD
When you need a monkey bread fix in a hurry, this recipe is for you. Pick up pizza or biscuit dough at the supermarket, add in plenty of cheddar cheese and a handful of herbs and, well, you're pretty much done. Get the recipe HERE.