Monkey Bread

Did you know that Monkey Bread was a staple of Ronald Reagan’s family Christmas dinner? It may not be Christmas and you may not be a Reagan, but Monkey Bread is good no matter your name or what time of the year it is.


  • 3 12 ounce packages of refrigerated biscuit dough
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 teaspoons cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup margarine
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup walnuts
  • 1/2 cup raisins


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees and grease a 9-10 inch Bundt pan.
  2. Mix white sugar and cinnamon in a plastic bag. Quarter biscuits and shake 8 pieces in the sugar-cinnamon mixture. Put pieces of sugar-cinnamon biscuits in bottom of pan. Continue until all biscuits are coated and in pan. If using nuts and raisins, place them around biscuits as they are being placed.
  3. Melt margarine and brown sugar over medium heat. Boil for 1 minute and pour over the biscuits in the pan. Bake for 35-40 minutes, let cool, and enjoy!