Irresistible Cinnamon Rolls: Rise and Shine with Sweetness

Picture yourself waking up to the delightful aroma of freshly baked cinnamon rolls. These Irresistible Cinnamon Rolls are a sweet treat that will make your mornings truly special. Soft, fluffy, and swirled with a fragrant cinnamon sugar filling, these rolls are a perfect way to start your day.

Ingredients

  • 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 1/4 tsp active dry yeast
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 cup whole milk
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter, melted
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • For the filling:
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 cup brown sugar, packed
  • 2 tbsp ground cinnamon
  • For the cream cheese glaze:
  • 4 oz cream cheese, softened
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract

Instructions

  1. In a large mixing bowl, combine 2 cups of flour, sugar, yeast, and salt.
  2. In a saucepan, heat the milk and 1/4 cup of butter until warm. Add this to the dry ingredients.
  3. Stir in the egg and vanilla extract.
  4. Add the remaining flour gradually until a soft dough forms.
  5. Knead the dough on a floured surface for about 5 minutes.
  6. Roll out the dough into a 16×12-inch rectangle.
  7. Spread the softened butter evenly over the dough.
  8. In a small bowl, mix the brown sugar and cinnamon, then sprinkle it over the butter.
  9. Roll up the dough tightly, starting from the long side.
  10. Cut the roll into 12 equal slices and place them in a greased baking pan.
  11. Cover and let them rise for about 30 minutes.
  12. Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C) and bake the rolls for 20-25 minutes.
  13. While they bake, prepare the cream cheese glaze by mixing the cream cheese, butter, powdered sugar, and vanilla extract until smooth.
  14. Once the rolls are golden brown, remove them from the oven and drizzle the glaze over them.
  15. Serve warm and enjoy!

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 20-25 minutes

Total Time: 45-50 minutes

Yield: 12 cinnamon rolls

These Irresistible Cinnamon Rolls are a sweet treat that will make your mornings truly special. Soft, fluffy, and swirled with a fragrant cinnamon sugar filling, these rolls are a perfect way to start your day.

Nutrition Information: (per serving) Calories: 340, Fat: 15g, Carbohydrates: 48g, Sugar: 28g, Protein: 4g

Picture yourself indulging in the warm, gooey goodness of these cinnamon rolls. The combination of buttery dough and sweet cinnamon filling is simply irresistible. Whether you’re serving them for a special occasion or just want to treat yourself and your loved ones, these cinnamon rolls are guaranteed to put a smile on your face.
So why wait? Rise and shine with sweetness by making these Irresistible Cinnamon Rolls for your next breakfast or brunch. Your taste buds will thank you!