Monkey Bread Recipes

What's better than pulling off a piece of ooey, gooey monkey bread for a soft and sweet bite of deliciousness? We can't think of anything. That's why we've compiled our favorite monkey bread recipes for easy desserts and sweet (or savory!) breakfasts.

Chocolate-Caramel Monkey Bread

Warm, gooey, and chocolatey—this monkey bread has everything we love about dessert, but you can make it for a special breakfast. The silky caramel sauce dripping from each bite is just the cherry on top.

Brown Sugar-Bacon Monkey Bread

Your favorite breakfast flavors have finally combined: bacon + monkey bread = true love. 

Maple-Mocha Pull-Apart Bread with Almonds

You won't find any premade dough here—this monkey bread is all from scratch. It'll take a few extra steps, but the end result (sticky, gooey, almond-topped deliciousness) is oh-so worth it.

Sausage, Apple, and Cheddar Monkey Bread

Monkey bread goes savory in this easy recipe. Instead of classic cinnamon and sugar, add breakfast sausage, sage, and white cheddar cheese.

Christmas Morning Monkey Bread

This monkey bread is just begging to be included in your Christmas morning breakfast spread. With red and green maraschino cherries hidden inside (not to mention the red and green sprinkles on top), you won't find any recipe more festive than this one.

Savory Red and Green Monkey Bread

Red and green might lead you to believe this monkey bread recipe is just for Christmas, but it can be a savory breakfast treat for any month. Gooey mozzarella cheese is hiding inside, while marinara sauce and fresh basil entice you to dig in.

Caramel-Stuffed Monkey Bread

When the oven is full, your slow cooker is here to help. Keep this dish warm in the cooker until your guests are lined up for a piece!

Pesto Monkey Bread

This pesto-packed, cheesy slow cooker recipe makes for a great appetizer or side—and is sure to have everyone asking for seconds before the main dish has even been set on the table.

Apple-Spiked Monkey Bread

Apple, nutmeg, and cinnamon combine for totally mouth-watering sweetness in this perfect pull-apart dish. Spoon on warm toppings and nuts for some extra flavor and crunch.

Spiced Blueberry Monkey Loaves

Tangy blueberries and citrus zing complement sweet cinnamon bread for a fresh take. Rum can be substituted for orange juice for an adults-only version of this gooey dish.

Maple Cherry-Stuffed Monkey Bread

Monkey bread becomes even harder to resist once it's full of maple and cherries—two delicious flavors that keep the good times rollin'. 

Gooey Monkey Bread

Classic monkey bread goes a long way. Impress guests or please family with our back-to-basics recipe.

Monkey Bread Rolls

Creating these bite-size favorites is super quick when you start with frozen cinnamon roll dough. A mixture of butter, brown sugar, and pecan adds a decadent touch (and extra taste and texture). 

Caramel-Banana-Pecan Bread

Top fluffy, caramel-coated bread with bananas and pecans for some extra sweetness and oomph.

Apple Bourbon Monkey Bread

Apples, bourbon, and monkey bread in the same recipe? Sign us up! Seriously, we'd like some. Now.

Cheddar Bacon Monkey Bread

Try a savory twist on monkey bread and coat it with cheese and bacon for a tasty app or side.

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