Cream Cheese Braids

  • kbcmom Posted: 12/20/11
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    This has been a family staple ever since a neighbor made it for us back in 97! We make it every Christmas morning. I also make this for my work Christmas brunch and believe me, the one year I thought I'd try something else I was in big trouble! It is so very very yummy!

  • maryla Posted: 12/14/11
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    I've been making this since the 70s but lost the recipe when we moved recently. So glad to find the exact same one. This is the best. I make it every Christmas to have in the morning while we open gifts. My youngest son (28) still insists on it and even now helps make it. I follow the recipe exactly though I have added other fillings as well. The basic cream cheese filling is the best though,

  • MartiH93 Posted: 11/20/11
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    I have been making this recipe since it first came out in 1997. It has been a true hit each and every time. In fact, my mother-in-law (rest her soul) once ate a whole loaf before a Thanksgiving meal at a "I'll just have a little piece" at a time pace. This became a family joke tradition for many years and holidays as we all "just had a little piece" at holiday dinner gatherings. It has become a fond way to remember her too! It is a little bit of work to make, but, believe me, the results are always outstanding. One note: I tried to make with sugar substitutes one year for the diabetics in our family, but it doesn't work too well; at least for the dough. For the filling, sugar substitutes seem to be okay. I recommend this recipe to anyone who enjoys cheese danish of any type!

  • Corinth Posted: 12/15/13
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    I have used this recipe for many years and it is always a big hit . I make it for family breakfast for Christmas. It's always a favorite gift item. Can't be beat.

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