Chai Spice Banana Bread

Chai Spice Banana Bread

This Chai Spice Banana Bread features sweet, ripe bananas and the perfect blend of chai spices! It’s perfect for a snack alongside your favorite herbal tea or hot chocolate. With hot summer temperatures on their way out and the fall leaves starting to change colors, I’m always excited to try out a new fall recipe. I saw this idea for Chai Spice Banana Bread while scrolling through Pinterest one day. Unfortunately, when I…

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Easy Monkey Bread

Easy Monkey Bread

This Monkey Bread uses frozen Rhodes Dinner Rolls to keep it simple and easy. Covered in a gooey, sticky, irresistible cinnamon sugar sauce, you’ll want to make enough to share…or not share. Many people make monkey bread dough from scratch, but we have found that Rhode’s frozen Dinner Rolls are so much faster and work just as well, providing a soft bread that tastes incredible with our cinnamon sauce poured all over it!…

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Apricot Bread

Apricot Bread

This Apricot Bread is so soft and fluffy you’ll want to swap your pillow out for a slice of it. Marbled with apricot jam and topped with a sweet pecan mixture, it is a delicious addition to breakfast, lunch, or dinner. My dad loves apricot jam! It was this love that inspired my mom to create a sweet bread with apricot jam infused inside. She thought it sounded like a great-tasting bread and a perfect bread to give to others…

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Soft Pretzels

Soft Pretzels

No need to head to your local mall to grab some soft pretzels, because these will satisfy that salty, warm, pretzel craving you’re having at least once a week…or is that just me? That’s right, a throwback to New Kids On The Block. This soft pretzel recipe, if taken step by step, will be so fun for you to make and even more fun for you to eat! Don’t be scared of all the steps. I will walk you through it all and make it…

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Buttery Wheat Rolls

Buttery Wheat Rolls

Everyone will be rolling into your kitchen when they start smelling these Buttery Wheat Rolls! With a touch of honey, wholesome whole wheat, and butter, these rolls are soft and moist, and a perfect addition to any snack or meal. Have you ever eaten a wheat roll that is so dry it takes a ton of butter and a full glass of water just to get it down? We all know that whole grains are good for us so we try to eat them whenever…

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Overnight Bundt Pan Potato Rolls

Overnight Bundt Pan Potato Rolls

These buttery Overnight Bundt Pan Potato Rolls are baked in a bundt pan and make for a great centerpiece. Make them ahead of time for company and don’t forget to serve with your favorite jam. Growing up with five brothers and two sisters, my mother baked a lot. She made bread almost daily during my elementary years. I remember used to lick the melted butter off all the warm loaves while no one was looking. I’m sure that…

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Blueberry Almond Bread

Blueberry Almond Bread

This Blueberry Almond Bread is loaded with nutty toasted almond flavor, juicy blueberries, and a sweet almond glaze. With so much to love, the antioxidants are an extra sweet bonus! If I’m going to eat a slice of homemade bread, I want it to taste good and be worth the effort of making it. The same goes for quick bread. Some of my quick bread recipes aren’t beautiful, so please remember my mantra and this website’s name…

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Sweet Raspberry Twists

Sweet Raspberry Twists

These Sweet Raspberry Twist Rolls are soft, sweet, and have the perfect amount of raspberry filling to bread ratio. The twist adds a unique look which I must say, makes them taste even better. Every so often you just have a sweet craving to kick, and these Sweet Raspberry Twists do the job. Lately, I have been craving any type of treat with fruit in it. I mean, our Cinnamon Rolls are delicious, but I wanted something fruity…

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Healthy Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Healthy Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Packed with bananas, Greek yogurt, whole wheat, and way less sugar than traditional recipes, this banana bread begs to be eaten for breakfast. I’ve always loved banana bread. Childhood memories of my mom pulling banana bread from the oven hold fragrant, warm feelings of home. Now that I have a child of my own, I wanted to give her those same warm banana bread memories, but a bit more wholesome than the practically-cake…

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Easy Zucchini Bread

Easy Zucchini Bread

Grab the ingredients for this treat in the vegetable aisle and you’ll be achieving your #healthgoals! A close family friend shared this Easy Zucchini Bread recipe with us years ago. It is the perfect balance of cinnamon and sugar to zucchini. Without fail, the zucchini bread slices disappear almost instantly, leaving only a pile of crumbs. Although a friend shared this recipe, they got the recipe from a church party where…

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Wheat Oat Seed Bread

Wheat Oat Seed Bread

A wholesome whole wheat bread filled with oats and five different types of seeds. The perfect base for a sandwich, toast, or on its own! Happy New Year! We made it through 2020. This morning, my husband went for a 13.5-mile run, just for fun. He’s crazy, but I’m also proud of how hard he has worked this last year to strengthen his body and reach this goal. While my husband is out running endless miles, I stay in the kitchen…

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Buttery and Soft Cinnamon Rolls

Buttery and Soft Cinnamon Rolls

Buttery, cinnamony, and pillowy soft, these are what Weekend Brunch Dreams are made of. I admit it, I always eat too many of these the day I make them! But who wouldn’t? This recipe is truly special to me. My husband’s grandmother was a cinnamon roll expert and taught me how to make these many years ago. My husband landed a six-week internship in Washington, D.C. with a congressman. We stayed with his grandmother during this…

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Hi, I’m Missy. Welcome to Taste Before Beauty. For 28 years I’ve been developing recipes that taste delicious, before they look delicious.

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