17 Ridiculously Delicious Monkey Bread Recipes You Need To Try

Photo: Courtesy of
If you've never tried "monkey bread," you're seriously missing out. It's basically store-bought biscuit dough rolled into little balls and dipped in butter, cinnamon, sugar, or a bunch of other sweet combos. While classic monkey bread is delicious as-is, there are never-ending ways to make the dessert even better. Ahead, find the best monkey bread recipes the internet has to offer.
1 of 17
Photo: Courtesy of Handle The Heat.
Parmesan, Herb, and Garlic Monkey Bread
This creative take on garlic bread is so good, we're never going back.
2 of 17
Photo: Courtesy of Lovely Little Kitchen.
Apple Cinnamon Pull Apart Bread With Apple Cider Glaze
If you're a fan of apple pie, we highly recommend trying this sticky-sweet fruity take on monkey bread.
Advertisement
3 of 17
Photo: Courtesy of Pinch of Yum.
Banana Monkey Bread
This three-ingredient banana monkey bread is easy to make and even easier to eat.
4 of 17
Photo: Courtesy of Food52.
Chai Spiced Monkey Bread
This sticky-sweet treat embodies our favorite latte in dessert form.
5 of 17
Photo: Courtesy of Sweet C Designs.
S'mores Monkey Bread
This fun take on a summer dessert allows you to enjoy a still-gooey version of s'mores all year round.
6 of 17
Photo: Courtesy of Your Home Based Mom.
Individual Monkey Breads
These single-serving monkey-bread cupcakes are perfect for taking the sticky sweet on the go.
7 of 17
Photo: Courtesy of The Recipe Rebel
Glazed Lemon Monkey Bread
A cross between monkey bread and lemon bundt cake sounds pretty perfect.
Advertisement
8 of 17
Photo: Courtesy of Self Proclaimed Foodie
Granny's Monkey Bread
These gooey morsels of sweet biscuit dough are the best nostalgic dessert.
9 of 17
Photo: Courtesy of Mind Over Matter.
Blueberry-Lemon Monkey Bread
Blueberries, lemon, and cream cheese icing take this monkey bread to a whole new level.
10 of 17
Photo: Courtesy of Damn Delicious.
Mini Garlic Monkey Bread
Monkey bread doesn't have to be sweet.
11 of 17
Photo: Courtesy of Love Grows Wild.
Gooey Caramel Pull-Aparts
This caramel-y monkey bread is so sticky, you have to eat it with a fork.
12 of 17
Photo: Courtesy of Good Dinner Mom.
Savory Monkey Bread
These savory biscuit balls are topped with butter, cheese, poppy seeds, parsley, and more.
Advertisement
13 of 17
Photo: Courtesy of Life's Ambrosia.
Eggnog Monkey Bread
Forget cookies; this is the ultimate Christmas treat.
14 of 17
Photo: Courtesy of Something Swanky
Red Velvet Monkey Bread
Thanks to a cake-mix hack, you can turn a box of red velvet mix into a gooey monkey bread topped with cream cheese frosting.
15 of 17
Photo: Courtesy of Love Bakes Good Cakes.
Maple Bacon Monkey Bread
Maple and bacon are the perfect addition to an already decadent and gooey dessert.
16 of 17
Photo: Courtesy of Serious Eats.
Challah Monkey Bread
Our favorite bread in dessert form is pretty much everything we could ever ask for in a monkey bread recipe.
17 of 17
Photo: Courtesy of Make and Takes.
Oreo Monkey Bread Muffins
Not only are these individual-serving monkey breads absolutely adorable, they are also a fun new way to use up leftover Oreos.
Advertisement

More from Food & Drinks

Watch

R29 Original Series

Watch Now
Documentary
Five love stories behind diverse, multicultural marriages.
Watch Now
Lifestyle
Life experiments, 5 days at a time.
Watch Now
Fashion
The style of subculture.
Watch Now
Beauty
Viral trends, tried and tested.
Watch Now
Documentary
From vibrators to lipstick, learn how your favorite products are made.
Watch Now
Documentary
Extraordinary, one-of-a-kind individuals
Watch Now
Documentary
The latest stories to watch.
Watch Now
Lifestyle
Inside the homes of millennial women — & what they paid for them
Watch Now
Comedy
Let's talk about sex, baby.
Watch Now
Documentary
Female artisans around the world
Watch Now
Politics
Made by and for smart, opinionated women.
Watch Now
Film
We helped 12 female directors claim their power.