Cinnamon Rolls Cookies Recipe

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Cinnamon Rolls Cookies Recipe. Homemade cinnamon rolls in an easy to make cookie! Your entire house will smell like a bakery with these cookies in the oven. And bonus! Since they are cinnamon rolls, cookies for breakfast!! These delicious cookies taste great and are perfect for lunchboxes, cookie trays or dessert.


Homemade cinnamon rolls in an easy to make cookie! Your entire house will smell like a bakery with these cookies in the oven. And bonus! Since they are cinnamon rolls, cookies for breakfast!! These delicious cookies taste great and are perfect for lunchboxes, cookie trays or dessert.

Cinnamon Rolls Cookies Recipe

If you love cinnamon rolls you will love these terrific cinnamon roll cookies. Try them right after icing when they are still a bit warm… mmmm, mmmm good!

Notes:

• I cup of butter in the US = 2 sticks.

• For my UK and Australian friends: confectioners sugar is icing sugar (powdered sugar, 10x).

• You may need more than one tablespoon of milk to get your icing to the consistency you would like.

• When icing the cookies you would like them slightly warm, not cold, and definitely not hot.

Cinnamon Rolls Cookies Ingredients:

• 1 cup Butter, softened (16 TBSP or 2 sticks)
• 1 cup Sugar
• 2 Egg Yolks
• ½ tsp Vanilla Extract
• ½ tsp Salt
• 2 cups All-purpose Flour
• ¼ cup Light Brown Sugar
• 2 tsp Ground Cinnamon
• 1 cup Confectioners Sugar
• 1 TBSP Milk

Cinnamon Rolls Cookies Mise en Place:

Stand Mixer, bowl and beaters or hand mixer
• Spatula
Baking Sheet
• Rolling Pin
• Knife
Measuring Spoons
Measuring Cup
Cooling Rack

Cinnamon Rolls Cookies Recipe. Homemade cinnamon rolls in an easy to make cookie! You entire house will smell like a bakery with these cookies in the oven. And bonus! Since they are cinnamon rolls, cookies for breakfast!! These delicious cookies taste great and are perfect for lunchboxes, cookie trays or dessert.


Cinnamon Rolls Cookies Directions:

• Preheat oven to 350°F.
• Using a stand or hand-held mixer, in a medium sized bowl, cream together 1 cup of butter and 1 cup of sugar (mix for approximately 5 minutes).
• Add 2 egg yolks, ½ teaspoon of vanilla extract, and ½ teaspoon of salt. Mix on low for about 2 minutes until all ingredients are mixed thoroughly.
• Add in 2 cups of flour gradually until mixed together well.

Cinnamon Rolls Cookies Recipe. Homemade cinnamon rolls in an easy to make cookie! Your entire house will smell like a bakery with these cookies in the oven. And bonus! Since they are cinnamon rolls, cookies for breakfast!! These delicious cookies taste great and are perfect for lunchboxes, cookie trays or dessert.


• Divide cookie dough into two balls.

Cinnamon Rolls Cookies Recipe. Homemade cinnamon rolls in an easy to make cookie! You entire house will smell like a bakery with these cookies in the oven. And bonus! Since they are cinnamon rolls, cookies for breakfast!! These delicious cookies taste great and are perfect for lunchboxes, cookie trays or dessert.


• Flatten one dough ball out onto a very lightly floured surface and create a rectangular shape.

Cinnamon Rolls Cookies Recipe. Homemade cinnamon rolls in an easy to make cookie! Your entire house will smell like a bakery with these cookies in the oven. And bonus! Since they are cinnamon rolls, cookies for breakfast!! These delicious cookies taste great and are perfect for lunchboxes, cookie trays or dessert.


• Combine brown sugar and cinnamon in a small bowl; mix.
• Sprinkle half of the brown sugar cinnamon mixture evenly over top of the rectangular dough, making certain to reach the edges and corners.
• Begin to roll your dough lengthwise to form a roll. Do so gently as to not break or tear the dough.
• Repeat for second dough ball.

Cinnamon Rolls Cookies Recipe. Homemade cinnamon rolls in an easy to make cookie! Your entire house will smell like a bakery with these cookies in the oven. And bonus! Since they are cinnamon rolls, cookies for breakfast!! These delicious cookies taste great and are perfect for lunchboxes, cookie trays or dessert.


• With a sharp knife, cut the cookie roll into about ½” segments to make a single cookie (approximately 15 per roll).
• Bake for approximately 12 minutes, or until lightly golden brown. Allow to cool until just warm on a wire rack.

Cinnamon Rolls Cookies Recipe. Homemade cinnamon rolls in an easy to make cookie! Your entire house will smell like a bakery with these cookies in the oven. And bonus! Since they are cinnamon rolls, cookies for breakfast!! These delicious cookies taste great and are perfect for lunchboxes, cookie trays or dessert.


• Mix together 1 cup of powdered sugar and 1 tablespoon of milk until a smooth consistency forms.

Cinnamon Rolls Cookies Recipe. Homemade cinnamon rolls in an easy to make cookie! Your entire house will smell like a bakery with these cookies in the oven. And bonus! Since they are cinnamon rolls, cookies for breakfast!! These delicious cookies taste great and are perfect for lunchboxes, cookie trays or dessert.


• Drizzle icing over semi-warm temperature cookies.

Cinnamon Rolls Cookies Recipe. Homemade cinnamon rolls in an easy to make cookie! Your entire house will smell like a bakery with these cookies in the oven. And bonus! Since they are cinnamon rolls, cookies for breakfast!! These delicious cookies taste great and are perfect for lunchboxes, cookie trays or dessert.


• Leave on a wire rack until icing hardens.

Cinnamon Rolls Cookies Recipe. Homemade cinnamon rolls in an easy to make cookie! Your entire house will smell like a bakery with these cookies in the oven. And bonus! Since they are cinnamon rolls, cookies for breakfast!! These delicious cookies taste great and are perfect for lunchboxes, cookie trays or dessert.


Yield: 30 cookies

Cinnamon Rolls Cookies Recipe

If you love cinnamon rolls you will love these terrific cinnamon roll cookies. Try them right after icing when they are still a bit warm... mmmm, mmmm good!
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Additional Time 15 minutes
Total Time 42 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 cup Butter, softened
  • 1 cup Sugar
  • 2 Egg Yolks
  • ½ tsp Vanilla Extract
  • ½ tsp Salt
  • 2 cups All-purpose Flour
  • ¼ cup Light Brown Sugar
  • 2 tsp Ground Cinnamon
  • 1 cup Confectioners Sugar
  • 1 TBSP Milk

Instructions

• Preheat oven to 350°F.

• Using a stand or hand-held mixer, in a medium sized bowl, cream together 1 cup of butter and 1 cup of sugar (mix for approximately 5 minutes).

• Add 2 egg yolks, ½ teaspoon of vanilla extract, and ½ teaspoon of salt. Mix on low for about 2 minutes until all ingredients are mixed thoroughly.

• Add in 2 cups of flour gradually until mixed together well.

• Divide cookie dough into two balls.

• Flatten one dough ball out onto a very lightly floured surface and create a rectangular shape.

• Combine brown sugar and cinnamon in a small bowl; mix.

• Sprinkle half of the the brown sugar cinnamon mixture evenly over top of the rectangular dough, making certain to reach the edges and corners.

• Begin to roll your dough lengthwise to form a roll. Do so gently as to not break or tear the dough.

• Repeat for second dough ball.

• With a sharp knife, cut the cookie roll into about ½" segments to make a single cookie (approximately 15 per roll).

• Bake for approximately 12 minutes, or until lightly golden brown. Allow to cool until just warm on a wire rack.

• Mix together 1 cup of powdered sugar and 1 tablespoon of milk until a smooth consistency forms.

• Drizzle icing over semi-warm temperature cookies.

• Leave on wire rack until icing hardens.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

30

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 135 Total Fat: 7g Saturated Fat: 4g Trans Fat: 0g Unsaturated Fat: 2g Cholesterol: 29mg Sodium: 89mg Carbohydrates: 18g Fiber: 0g Sugar: 12g Protein: 1g

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