Basic yeast dough with variations for Swedish coffee breads
To make the basic dough for cinnamon buns, cardamom buns, Saffron buns or semlor use this recipe.
The dough will keep five days in the refrigerator--just keep it covered and punched down. OR It can be frozen to shape after it thaws, as frozen store bought dough. OR it can be shaped into buns or a braid and frozen for up to two months. (Freeze dough completely. Then when frozen, wrap carefully and place in a freezer bag.) To use allow to come to room temperature, about 1/2 hour for refrigerated dough, 2 hours for frozen dough or place frozen shaped dough on oiled baking sheet and allow to rise, covered, on the kitchen counter for 4 hours before baking.Submitted by: PARISTASAI