From Nancy Jensen
Makes 1 dozen
1. Dissolve 1 teas. yeast, 1 1/2 teas. sugar, and 1 teas. salt in 1 1/2 cup warm water in a mixing bowl. Stir in 2-2 1/4 cup flour and knead in the rest until the dough is not wet but still slightly tacky. Let rest 5 minutes, covered with a damp cloth.
2. Divide dough into 12 pieces and roll into 10-inch ropes. Place on cookie sheet, brush with melted butter, sprinkle lightly with coarse salt, spray down with water from squirt bottle, and immediately put in the oven.
3. Bake for 15-20 minutes at 375 degrees, spraying with more water halfway through the bake time. Remove from oven, place on wire racks, and brush with more melted butter. Serve warm.