Heat oven to 350 degrees.
Grease 24 muffin cups.
Divide 3/4 of the dough into 24 equal parts. Shape each part into a ball.
Place in muffin cups; flatten slightly.
Divide remaining dough into 24 equal parts; shape each part into ball.
Press deep indentation in center of each ball dough in pan.
Place 1 small ball dough in each indention.
DO-AHEAD BRIOCHE BUNS; (FOR FREEZER)
Heat oven to 300 degrees.
Prepare as directed above except - bake until set, about 15 minutes.
Remove from pan; cool.
Unwrap rolls and place on ungreased cookie sheet or in muffin cups.