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Bread Machine Croissant Recipe (Freezer Friendly)


I love to use my bread machine to make dough. Then I can make anything I want! Today’s Flash Back Friday post is one of our favorite recipes for croissant. It doesn’t make a lot – maybe 24. If you have a big enough bread machine make a double batch but I would because they freeze very well.

We love to make half of them plain and we put chocolate chips in side the other half for a delicious treat. You can also use them for Pigs in A Blanket.

Bread Machine Croissant

  • ½ cup milk, warmed
  • ¼ cup butter, cut into pieces
  • 1 egg
  • ¼ cup sugar
  • 2 ¼ cups flour (you can add more during the dough cycle if it’s too runny)
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ Tablespoons yeast


  1. Place all the ingredients in your bread machine. I always put wet ingredients first and yeast last. Set to dough cycle. (I put the milk in the microwave for about 15 seconds.)
  2. When it’s finished (about 90 minutes) take it out of your machine and lay it on a floured surface. I use a pizza cutter to cut into 3 balls
  3. Roll each ball into a circle (maybe about 9 in in diameter). I am really bad at this. Half of my croissants are odd shaped.
  4. Add (hot dogs, chocolate chips, butter, nothing, etc,) to the croissants.
  5. Start to roll at the top of the triangle – ending at the point.
  6. Place on baking sheet and bake at 350 for 12-15 minutes (depending on size). I check them about have way through and flip them over so they brown on all sides.

What else would you put inside?

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Wednesday 11th of March 2020

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Thursday 22nd of August 2013

My family loves croissants. Thanks so much for the recipe, can't wait to try it!

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