Classic Monkey Bread

Posted: December 21

Time: 1 hour

Yield: 15 servings

recipe image

Classic Monkey Bread is a traditional holiday confection, but you can make it any time of the year for some much-needed sweetness! This treat contains cinnamon, sugar, and fluffy biscuit dough. Serve this Classic Monkey Bread warm and top it with some rich vanilla bean ice cream for the dessert of your dreams!


3 (12 ounce) packages refrigerated biscuit dough
1 cup white sugar
2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
1/2 cup margarine
1 cup packed brown sugar


Step 1

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.

Step 2

Grease a 9-10-inch tube/bundt pan.

Step 3

Mix the white sugar and cinnamon in a plastic bag.

Step 4

Cut the biscuits into quarters.

Step 5

Shake 6-8 biscuit pieces at a time in the sugar and cinnamon mix.

Step 6

Arrange pieces in the bottom of the prepared pan. Continue until all biscuits are coated and placed in the pan.

Step 7

In a small saucepan, melt the margarine with the brown sugar over medium heat.

Step 8

Boil for 1 minute.

Step 9

Pour the mixture over the biscuits.

Step 10

Bake for 35 minutes.

Step 11

Let the Monkey Bread cool in the pan for 10 minutes, then turn it out onto a plate. Serve.

dialog logo

Subscribe to Our Free Newsletter

Food is one of life's greatest joys, but good cooking doesn't have to be hard or intimidating. Our hundreds of recipes make eating easier. With Command Cooking, you'll go from 😳 to 😋 and find yourself saying “that was easy” after every meal.

By submitting this form, you are agreeing to our Terms of Use. This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.