Thursday, May 5, 2016

cinnamon rolls

A cinnamon roll also known as cinnamon bun,cinnamon swirl, is a sweet roll served commonly in Northern Europe and North America.In North America it is common use for breakfast.Its main ingredients are flour,cinnamon,sugar,and butter,which provide a robust and sweet flavor.In some places it is eaten as a breakfast food and is often served with cream cheese or icing..Info from WIKI.Coming to today's recipe I love the flavor of cinnamon in cakes.These are very soft and tasty rolls. Adapated the recipe from here.Posting the recipe in BM#65 Under the theme 'shaped breads'.Here goes the recipe.

  • 1 cup whole milk
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 2 tspns of active dry yeast
  • 2 1/2  cups flour
  • 1/4 tspn baking powder
  • 1/4 tspn baking soda
  • 1/4 tbspn.

1/4 cup melted butter
1 or 2 tspns of cinnamon powder.
1 cup sugar


  • Heat a pot add milk,vegetable oil,sugar.when the mixture just reaches boiling point,switch of the stove and let it cool few mins.
  • When the mixture is luke warm,but not hot add yeast.Let it sit for 2 mins.Then add  2 cups of flour and salt.Stir mixture together.Cover and let it rise for an hr.
  • After an hr add 1/2 cup flour,baking powder,baking soda.Stir mixture together.You could cover the dough and put it in the fridge until it is needed.or elsr can use it right away.
  • Dust the surafce with flour and roll the dough into rectandular shape.Brush melted butter on top of it.
  • Sprinckle sugar and cinnamon mixture over the butter.
  • Starting with one end roll the dough tightly towards you ina neat line.
  • Using knife cut the dough into 1 inch slices.Slowly arrange in a baking tray coated with butter.Let it sit for 10 mins.
  • Bake in the preheated oven at 375F  for 13 to 17mins.


  1. Too good to have with a cup of coffee, ultimate rolls.

  2. Cinnamon rolls are so fun to eat anytime of the day.

  3. Those cinnamon rolls look yummy:)

  4. Cinnamon rolls are one of my fav snack with a cup of coffee.. Love the way you have shaped them into individual rolls.

  5. Lovely rolls. I am wishing I can get some.

  6. Fantastic looking cinnamon rolls.

  7. Looks fantastic..and I know my kids love this!

  8. They look fantastic and kids love it.

  9. Love cinnamon rolls and your rolls look soft & delicious.

  10. These rolls love yummy....perfect for an evening snack