HOME > Chowhound > Austin >
Do you create unique foods? Tell us about it
TELL US

Any suggestions for good yeast rolls for Thanksgiving?

chispa_c Nov 22, 2010 11:38 AM

I've bought rolls from Upper Crust the last few years and they are more dense than I'd like. Who sells good light/fluffy dinner rolls?

  1. agoodbite Nov 22, 2010 03:26 PM

    Skip the upscale bakery and buy Sister Schubert's parker house rolls from the frozen section of the grocery store. You can get them at HEB, Central Market and Randall's for sure. I can make good parker house rolls, but haven't bothered much since I found Sister Schubert's.

    3 Replies
    1. re: agoodbite
      chispa_c Nov 22, 2010 03:52 PM

      hmmm, i think i'll buy some tonight for a test drive. Thank you.

      1. re: agoodbite
        c
        cstrombe Nov 22, 2010 08:34 PM

        Second that recommendation. Load up on her cinnamon rolls as well.

        1. re: cstrombe
          chispa_c Nov 29, 2010 12:34 PM

          I bought and tried Sister's rolls for Thanksgiving. They were really good right out of the oven but once they cooled, they were pretty hard and kind of greasy.

          I'm still on the hunt to find good yeast rolls made locally. Thanks!

      2. r
        Royale Nov 14, 2011 10:43 AM

        I'm reviving this thread because I've been assigned to bring rolls to a office pot luck Thanksgiving meal. We don't have a kitchen at the office, so the rolls will have to be eaten at room temperature. The Sister Schuberts mentioned last year don't sound like they'd hold up too well once cooled. Any other suggestions for good pre-made yeast rolls?

        3 Replies
        1. re: Royale
          s
          shan Nov 14, 2011 11:51 AM

          I'd get them from Great Harvest Bread... there's one on Bee Cave. you need to check their website for the days though.. i think they only sell them on MWF

          1. re: Royale
            b
            brentwood Nov 14, 2011 04:58 PM

            Don't laugh - Golden Chick.

            1. re: brentwood
              s
              shan Nov 14, 2011 05:57 PM

              I'm not... it makes me feel better about suggestion another place I thought of... Furr's.

          2. l
            Lucky_Skunk Nov 15, 2011 09:40 AM

            Rhodes also makes good ones as well. Also in the frozen section.

            Show Hidden Posts