Our Favorite Cinnamon Rolls
Our Favorite Cinnamon Rolls
  • prep: 1 hr
  • cook: 4 hr
  • total: 5 hr
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  • Summary

    What could be more inviting than the scent of homemade cinnamon rolls baking in the oven? Our ultimate version combines a rich, buttery dough with the warming flavors of cinnamon and nutmeg and the crunch of pecans. Drizzle these heavenly rolls with our simple glaze, and watch how quickly they disappear.

    Ingredients

    • 3 1/2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for rolling
    • 2 1/4 teaspoons rapid-rise yeast
    • 1/3 cup sugar
    • 2 large eggs, room temperature, beaten
    • 1 cup whole milk
    • 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, plus more for greasing pan
    • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
    • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
    • Vegetable-oil cooking spray
    • 1 1/4 cup packed dark-brown sugar
    • 2 tablespoons ground cinnamon
    • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
    • 1/8 teaspoon kosher salt
    • 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature
    • 2 cups chopped, lightly toasted pecans
    • 1 cup powdered sugar
    • 1 tablespoon plus 2 teaspoons whole milk
    • 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • Pinch kosher salt
    • 2 9-inch round cake pans

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 16
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 383 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 18 g 27.46%
    • Saturated Fat: 6 g 28.52%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 21 mg 7.01%
    • Sodium: 151 mg 6.31%
    • Calcium: 63 mg 6.31%
    • Potassium: 124 mg 3.54%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 10.31%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 54 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 11.51%
    • Sugar: 30 g
    • Protein: 5 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 3 g
    • Vitamin A 4.93%
    • Vitamin C 0.38%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat3
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs2
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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