Amazing Cinnamon Buns (Rolls) Recipe

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Amazing Cinnamon Buns (Rolls)
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  1. Mix together 1 1/2 cups sugar and the cinnamon; set aside.
  2. In a small bowl, dissolve yeast and 1 teaspoons sugar in warm water; set aside.
  3. In a large bowl, mix together milk, 2/3 cup sugar, 2/3 cup melted butter, salt, and eggs; add yeast mixture and 4 cups of flour to mixture; beat until smooth; stir in enough flour to form a slightly stiff dough.
  4. Turn dough out onto a well-floured surface and knead for 8 minutes or mix in a machine.
  5. Place dough into a large greased bowl, cover, and allow to rise in a warm place until doubled in size, about 1 - 1 1/2 hours.
  6. Punch down dough and let rest for 5 minutes.
  7. Roll dough out onto a floured surface into an approximately 15 X 20 rectangle.
  8. Brush 1/2 cup melted butter over dough; sprinkle cinnamon sugar evenly over dough; sprinkle nuts evenly over dough, if desired.
  9. Tightly roll up dough and pinch edges together to seal; cut the roll into about 16 slices using dental floss or thread.
  10. Coat the bottom of a 13 X 9 X 2 baking pan with 1/2 cup melted butter; sprinkle 1/3 cup sugar evenly in the bottom of the pan.
  11. Place cinnamon roll slices close together in the prepared pan; cover pan and allow to rise in a warm place for 45 minutes.
  12. Bake rolls in a 350 degree oven for 25 - 30 minutes, or until golden brown.
  13. Stir together powdered sugar, 2/3 cup melted butter, and extracts; stir in hot water, 1 Tbls. at a time, until the glaze reaches desired spreading consistency.
  14. Spread prepared icing over slightly cooled rolls.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 5741.82 Kcal (24040 kJ)
Calories from fat 2553.43 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 283.71g 436%
Cholesterol 368.57mg 123%
Sodium 4720.54mg 197%
Potassium 8117.08mg 173%
Total Carbs 742.03g 247%
Sugars 392.01g 1568%
Dietary Fiber 14.69g 59%
Protein 74.9g 150%
Vitamin C 1.2mg 2%
Vitamin A 1.3mg 44%
Iron 4.9mg 27%
Calcium 479.5mg 48%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 422.73 Kcal (1770 kJ)
Calories from fat 187.99 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 20.89g 436%
Cholesterol 27.14mg 123%
Sodium 347.54mg 197%
Potassium 597.61mg 173%
Total Carbs 54.63g 247%
Sugars 28.86g 1568%
Dietary Fiber 1.08g 59%
Protein 5.51g 150%
Vitamin C 0.1mg 2%
Vitamin A 0.1mg 44%
Iron 0.4mg 27%
Calcium 35.3mg 48%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Recipe Tags

Weightwatchers Points

  • 137.7
  • 159

Good Points

  • saturated fat free

Bad Points

  • High in Sodium,
  • High in Sugar,
  • High in Total Fat

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