Recipe: Cinnamon Buns from Heaven

Day’s Verse:
Then the LORD said to Moses, “I will rain down bread from heaven for you. …”
Exodus 16:4 (context)

Dough:
3/4 Cup (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter
1 Cup milk
3/4 Cup plus 1 teaspoon sugar
1 1/4 teaspoons salt
3 1/4-ounce envelopes (7 1/2 teaspoons) active dry yeast
1/2 Cup warm water (note: NOT HOT. Too hot will kill the yeast.)
5 large eggs
8 1/2 to 9 1/2 Cups all-purpose flour

Filling:
5 Cups firmly packed brown sugar
1 1/4 Cups (2 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, softened
3 tablespoons ground cinnamon Continue Reading >>