King Cake

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Ingredients

FOR THE DOUGH:

1 (¼-oz.) package active dry yeast

¼ cup sugar

½ cup milk

2 tbsp. light brown sugar

½ tsp. vanilla extract

1 egg

1 egg yolk

2¾ cups flour

¾ tsp. kosher salt

8 tbsp. softened butter

FOR THE FILLING:

1 lb. cream cheese

½ cup packed dark brown sugar

½ cup chopped pecans

2 tbsp. maple syrup

2 tsp. ground cinnamon

½ tsp. kosher salt

Zest of ½ lemon

FOR THE ICING:

2 cups confectioners' sugar

¼ cup buttermilk

Green, purple, and yellow sanding sugars

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