How to Make Cinnamon Buns

An easy quick guide on how to make cinnamon buns! Mmmm! :)

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🔥 Preheat the oven to 400 degrees! 🔥

🔥 Preheat the oven to 400 degrees! 🔥

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Step 1: The Dough

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Assemble all the ingredients!  Flour, baking powder, salt, sugar, milk, and margarine/butter ✔

Assemble all the ingredients! Flour, baking powder, salt, sugar, milk, and margarine/butter ✔

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Add 5mL of salt into a large bowl

Add 5mL of salt into a large bowl

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Add 500mL of flour (also known as 2 cups)

Add 500mL of flour (also known as 2 cups)

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Add 30mL of sugar 🍚

Add 30mL of sugar 🍚

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Add 20mL of baking powder!

Add 20mL of baking powder!

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Mix those ingredients together until it looks like this 👍

Mix those ingredients together until it looks like this 👍

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Add 75mL of butter/margarine

Add 75mL of butter/margarine

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Mix together until crumbly, looking like this 👍

Mix together until crumbly, looking like this 👍

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Make a well in the centre and slowly add 1 cup of milk (you may not need to use all the milk) 🐄🍼

Make a well in the centre and slowly add 1 cup of milk (you may not need to use all the milk) 🐄🍼

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I used about 1/4 of the cup for now, and this is what it looks like :)

I used about 1/4 of the cup for now, and this is what it looks like :)

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Mix the combination together, make another well, and add the rest of the milk slowly to get the right consistency :)

Mix the combination together, make another well, and add the rest of the milk slowly to get the right consistency :)

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Add more flour if the dough is too sticky! 💨

Add more flour if the dough is too sticky! 💨

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Your dough should look like this 👍

Your dough should look like this 👍

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Clean counter and sprinkle flour, you will be placing your dough here! 😄

Clean counter and sprinkle flour, you will be placing your dough here! 😄

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Roll the dough into a rectangle! Don't be afraid to add more flour if you need to. I used a wine bottle because I couldn't find a rolling pin! :) 🍷🍷

Roll the dough into a rectangle! Don't be afraid to add more flour if you need to. I used a wine bottle because I couldn't find a rolling pin! :) 🍷🍷

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The dough should be in a rectangle looking like this! 👍

The dough should be in a rectangle looking like this! 👍

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Step 2: The Filling

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Assemble all the ingredients! Brown sugar, cinnamon, and margarine/butter ✔

Assemble all the ingredients! Brown sugar, cinnamon, and margarine/butter ✔

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Measure 1 cup of brown sugar and pour into a medium sized bowl

Measure 1 cup of brown sugar and pour into a medium sized bowl

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Add 45mL of cinnamon :)

Add 45mL of cinnamon :)

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Add 50mL of margarine/butter

Add 50mL of margarine/butter

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Mix together with a wooden spoon until the consistency looks like this! 👍 Please ignore the brown sugar chunks in mine! They are a pain to get out 😣

Mix together with a wooden spoon until the consistency looks like this! 👍 Please ignore the brown sugar chunks in mine! They are a pain to get out 😣

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Grease muffin tin well, or the filling will stick! 😅💦

Grease muffin tin well, or the filling will stick! 😅💦

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Add half a teaspoon of filling mixture into each tin (I always add a whole teaspoon though to make the bottom of the rolls more flavourful!) 😍😘

Add half a teaspoon of filling mixture into each tin (I always add a whole teaspoon though to make the bottom of the rolls more flavourful!) 😍😘

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Muffin tin should look like this 👍

Muffin tin should look like this 👍

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Spread the rest of the filling equally onto the rolled out dough 👋👐✋👆👇👉👈🙌

Spread the rest of the filling equally onto the rolled out dough 👋👐✋👆👇👉👈🙌

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🍘 Roll the dough into a jelly roll fashion 🍘

🍘 Roll the dough into a jelly roll fashion 🍘

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Keep rolling! And rolling! And rolling! 👋💪

Keep rolling! And rolling! And rolling! 👋💪

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Finished rolling! Yay! 😄

Finished rolling! Yay! 😄

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Cut the roll in half 🔪

Cut the roll in half 🔪

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Now you have two pieces!

Now you have two pieces!

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For each of the two pieces, cut the roll into 6 individual buns (so in total you should have twelve). These are your cinnamon buns! 🔪🍮

For each of the two pieces, cut the roll into 6 individual buns (so in total you should have twelve). These are your cinnamon buns! 🔪🍮

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Mmmmm! Looks good so far! 😍😘🍮

Mmmmm! Looks good so far! 😍😘🍮

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Place each cinnamon roll into a muffin tin 🍮

Place each cinnamon roll into a muffin tin 🍮

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🔥 Ready to go into the oven! 🔥

🔥 Ready to go into the oven! 🔥

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🔥 Place into oven and bake for 20-25 mins! (I only baked mine for 18 because my oven is really strong! 💪 Make sure to watch yours, you don't want to burn these!) 🕓

🔥 Place into oven and bake for 20-25 mins! (I only baked mine for 18 because my oven is really strong! 💪 Make sure to watch yours, you don't want to burn these!) 🕓

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Step 3: The Icing

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Assemble all the ingredients! Icing sugar, milk, vanilla extract, and margarine/butter ✔

Assemble all the ingredients! Icing sugar, milk, vanilla extract, and margarine/butter ✔

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Add 45mL of margarine into a medium sized bowl

Add 45mL of margarine into a medium sized bowl

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Add 250mL of icing sugar! (Also known as 1 cup)

Add 250mL of icing sugar! (Also known as 1 cup)

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Add 15mL of milk 🐄🍼

Add 15mL of milk 🐄🍼

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Add 2mL of vanilla extract

Add 2mL of vanilla extract

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Beat these ingredients together with a mixer! 👋💪

Beat these ingredients together with a mixer! 👋💪

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After mixing, it should look like this 👍

After mixing, it should look like this 👍

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I added another 15mL of milk to mine, to make it more creamy! :) 🐄🍼🍚

I added another 15mL of milk to mine, to make it more creamy! :) 🐄🍼🍚

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🕔 Take the cinnamon buns out of the oven when finished! Mmmm! You can easily tell which ones were at the end of the roll 😅

🕔 Take the cinnamon buns out of the oven when finished! Mmmm! You can easily tell which ones were at the end of the roll 😅

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LOOOOKS. SOOOO. YUMMMMMY! 😍😘😛😵🍮

LOOOOKS. SOOOO. YUMMMMMY! 😍😘😛😵🍮

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Take out of tins and add icing, you may notice some filling on the bottom of each tin, but no worries! Scoop up with a spoon and place on plate with the cinnabun on top, it will stick easily! 🍮🍚🔪

Take out of tins and add icing, you may notice some filling on the bottom of each tin, but no worries! Scoop up with a spoon and place on plate with the cinnabun on top, it will stick easily! 🍮🍚🔪

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Makes 12! 🍴🍮😍

Makes 12! 🍴🍮😍

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Here is the recipe I followed! I got it from my food and nutrition class :) As you can tell, I have made these a lot! 📖😅😍

Here is the recipe I followed! I got it from my food and nutrition class :) As you can tell, I have made these a lot! 📖😅😍

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Thanks for reading! I hope you have fun making and eating these! 🍮😍🍴

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