Next in the rolls, comes a favorite of mine - The Cinnamon Roll! Of course this may or maynot fall exactly under that dish that's famous called the cinnamon roll. However what I baked came out so perfectly fine that I was very happy. Ever since I tasted Cinnamon Stick in SFA, I have been obsessed to dig or at least make them myself. So I have collected many different recipes that go under the same name.
Today's recipe uses baking powder and I wanted to make these into mini servings as I was planning to fit to the theme as well. These are rolled and baked. I filled it with cinnamon sugar stuffing. And glazed with chocolate drizzle. It was a heavenly combination.
Since these tasted great when served warm and as well as room temperature, I thought I must send these to Mir, who is hosting the Kid's Delight this month, themed on Summer Special.
And yes while I was at it, I suddenly remembered that I have already posted a very similar cinnamon roll with a different stuffing. As I said I am obsessed with these cinnamon rolls. I promise to make the actual cinnamon roll sometime soon. Meanwhile you will have to read on my own adaptation of the original.
Needless to say, however tweaking you do, if the kids finally accept and the dish disappears, I measure the success simply based on it. On those basis, this surely scored a high point.
Cinnamon Mini Sugar Rolls
All purpose flour / maida - 1 & 1/2 cup
Sugar - 1 tbsp
Cinnamon powder - 1 tsp
Unsalted butter - 1/2 cup
Milk - 1/4 cup
Baking powder - 1/2 tsp
Salt a pinch
For the Filling
Sugar - 1/2 cup
Butter - 12 tbsp
Cinnamon powder - 2 tbsp
How to make the Cinnamon Mini Sugar Rolls
In a bowl add flour, sugar, cinnamon powder, butter and baking powder. Mix it together. Add milk to form a smooth dough. Keep aside.
In another bowl add 2 Tbsp butter, 1/2 cup powdered sugar and 2 Tbsp cinnamon powder. Mix it together till its a fine mixtures.
On a clean slab roll the dough in a rectangle. Spread the mixture evenly on the dough. Roll it tightly and cut strips of 1 cm in width
On a greased tray place all these cinnamon rolls.
Pre heat the oven at 185 C
Bake for 20 minutes at 180 deg C. I removed at 15 mins, brushed with butter and milk and again baked.
Note: If you want to glaze them, you can mix 2 tbsp icing sugar with 1 tbsp milk and brush it on the cinnamon rolls.
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