Homemade Cinnamon Rolls – Morning Happiness



Homemade Cinnamon Rolls – Morning Happiness

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Ingredients

  • 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 1/4 teaspoons active dry yeast
  • 1/2 cup warm milk
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter, melted
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2/3 cup warm water
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans (optional)
  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar
  • 1-2 tablespoons milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

Instructions

  1. In a small bowl, dissolve the yeast in warm milk and let it sit for about 5 minutes until frothy.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, combine the flour, granulated sugar, melted butter, and salt.
  3. Add the yeast mixture and warm water to the flour mixture. Mix until a dough forms.
  4. Knead the dough on a floured surface for about 5 minutes until it becomes smooth and elastic.
  5. Place the dough in a greased bowl, cover it with a damp cloth, and let it rise for 1 hour or until doubled in size.
  6. Roll out the dough into a rectangle, then spread softened butter evenly over it.
  7. Sprinkle brown sugar, cinnamon, and chopped pecans (if using) over the buttered dough.
  8. Roll up the dough tightly from the long side and slice it into 12 rolls.
  9. Place the rolls in a greased baking dish and let them rise for another 30 minutes.
  10. Preheat the oven to 350°F (175°C) and bake the rolls for 20-25 minutes until golden brown.
  11. In a small bowl, whisk together powdered sugar, milk, and vanilla extract to make the glaze.
  12. Drizzle the glaze over the warm cinnamon rolls. Enjoy!

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Yield: 12 cinnamon rolls

These Homemade Cinnamon Rolls are the perfect way to start your day with a touch of morning happiness. Soft, gooey, and filled with cinnamon-sugar goodness, they are a delight for your taste buds.

Nutrition: (Per Serving) Calories: 250, Fat: 9g, Carbohydrates: 38g, Protein: 4g

Wrap up your morning routine with the warm, comforting embrace of these homemade cinnamon rolls. Each bite is a taste of pure happiness, with the sweet aroma of cinnamon and sugar filling your kitchen.

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