Cinnamon Rolls Recipe

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Cinnamon Rolls

melinda talbott

By
@melindastalbott

Breakfast


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Rating:

Serves:

makes 24 servings

Ingredients

2 Tbsp
yeast
1 c
warm water
1 c
warm milk
3/4 c
sugar
3/4 c
melted butter
2 Tbsp
salt
2
eggs
7 to 8 c
flour
1 1/2 c
sugar (may also use brown sugar)
1/2 c
cinnamon
1/2 c
softened butter

FROSTING

1
8 ounce package cream cheese
1 stick
butter
2 1/2 c
powdered sugar
1 tsp
mexican vanilla extract

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a small bowl mix water, yeast, and 1 tablespoon sugar and set aside to proof. Mix together milk, sugar, melted butter, salt, and eggs. Add yeast mixture and 4 cups of flour to mixture beat until smooth. Stir in more flour until dough comes away from the side and forms a ball. Mix for 8 minutes to knead, you may also knead it by hand. Cover and let rise until it doubles in size. Roll dough out onto a floured surface into a 15 x 20-inch rectangle. Spread softened butter all over dough and sprinkle with sugar then cinnamon. Roll up dough tightly and cut into about 1 1/2-inch slices using thread or unflavored dental floss. Place cinnamon rolls slices close together in buttered 9 x 13-inch pan cover pan and allow to rise in a warm place for about 1 hour. Bake rolls in a 350 degress oven for 25 to 30 minutes, or until golden brown. Frosting: Mix together last 4 ingredients until smooth and frost when rolls have almost cooled. Yum!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Breakfast
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy