15 Easy Savory Monkey Breads To Make This Thanksgiving

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Monkey bread: A lovable, sticky-sweet treat that when pulled apart oozes with gooey, cinnamon goodness. We're getting hungry just thinking about it. It’s also one of the best dishes you can make for Thanksgiving for several reasons. First, everyone is guaranteed a piece or two — but only if they act fast. Second, it's not a classic menu item so you won't have to worry about accidentally bringing a double. And, third, it's easy to whip up last-minute.
Before you go digging through your pantry to whip up a batch over the holidays, consider taking a savory route and replacing cinnamon with cheese. Or better yet, sun-dried tomatoes — the possibilities are endless. Ahead, 15 of our favorite recipes that we’re beyond thankful for.
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Cheesy Savory Monkey Bread
Cheddar cheese and scallions go hand-in-hand to create this golden masterpiece.

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Incredibly Savory Monkey Bread
For your guests who love options, use a variety of toppings like chopped parsley, dried cranberries, and cracked black pepper.

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Cheesy Sun-Dried Tomato & Pesto Monkey Bread
Far from overpowering, earthy pesto balances out the tart, yet slightly sweet taste of sun-dried tomato bits.

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Mediterranean Pull Apart Bread
This loaf combines the most delicious flavors of Mediterranean cuisine all in one bite.

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Garlic Parmesan Monkey Bread
Garlic and parmesan is a classic flavor combo that practically no one can resist.

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Bacon Jalapeño Popper Stuffed Monkey Bread
This recipe has just the right amount of kick to wake up your senses. Plus, it's also made with bacon. Need we say more?

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Mozzarella Stuffed Pesto Pizza Monkey Bread
For die-hard fans, yes — you can even eat pizza (or at least a version of it) on Thanksgiving.

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Savory Dill Monkey Bread
Baked in their own little containers, no one has to worry about sharing.

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Bacon Cheddar Monkey Bread
Now that's how you bring a breakfast staple to the dinner table.

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Sausage-Stuffed Savory Monkey Bread
This recipe features smoked sausage wrapped in dough and smothered with sun-dried tomatoes, onions, and artichokes.

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Cheese Stuffed Garlic Pull-Apart Bread
Melty mozzarella is this recipe's star ingredient.

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Pull-Apart Garlic Bread
Or if you want to pass on the cheese, simply nix and load on extra garlic butter.

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Buttery Pull-Apart Herb Monkey Bread
You can't get any more festive than with this wreath speckled with fresh thyme, rosemary, oregano, and sage.

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Cheesy Chorizo Pull Apart Bread
Chunks of zesty chorizo add a little something extra to the party.

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Chicken Ranch Monkey Bread
This recipe calls for multiple layers of ranch dressing. It's used as a marinade, a topper to coat your biscuit dough, and as a dipping sauce.

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