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Mrs. Baker's Sticky Cinnamon Rolls Recipe
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Mrs. Baker's Sticky Cinnamon Rolls

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"My neighbor, Mrs. Baker, used to bake these cinnamon rolls and invite me and my children over while they were baking. The smell of homemade cinnamon rolls was irresistible."

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Original recipe makes 3 dozen Change Servings
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Directions

  1. In a small bowl, combine 2/3 cup sugar, shortening, salt and 1 cup boiling water; set aside.
  2. In a large bowl, dissolve yeast in 1/2 cup warm water. Add eggs and the water/sugar mixture; beat well. Beat in 2 cups flour. Stir in the remaining flour, 1/2 cup at a time, beating well after each addition. Mix until a stiff dough has formed. Cover with a damp towel and let rise until doubled, about 45 minutes.
  3. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Lightly grease three 8x8 inch baking pans.
  4. In a small bowl, combine 1 cup sugar and 1 tablespoon cinnamon. Roll dough into small balls. Dip balls in melted butter, then roll in cinnamon sugar. Roll balls into 4 inch long cylinders and tie into knots. Place knots into prepared pans.
  5. Bake in preheated oven for 15 minutes, until golden. Serve warm.
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  • PREP 30 mins
  • COOK 15 mins
  • READY IN 2 hrs 25 mins
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Reviews More Reviews

Most Helpful Positive Review
Jan 30, 2006

I have been looking for a good sticky bun reci-pe and I found it... the trick to the sticky i found was a temp and really watch the time. If you over bake they get dry. My kids and hubby loved them.

 
Most Helpful Critical Review
Feb 08, 2008

this recipe is easy to make but the dough tastes like there is something missing, i believe it is the shortening, it throws the taste off

 
May 31, 2004

If your looking for a BASIC recipe for cinnamon rolls, this is it.I followed this recipe exactly. It was easy to make and mix by hand. These rolls were good, but not fantastic or anything to rave about. This recipe is about like a biscuit with cinnamon and sugar. Maybe if you add your own things such as walnuts or whatever, it'll make it more interesting.

 
Jun 11, 2008

This recipe makes decent cinnamon rolls. But, I'll try other cinnamon rolls recipes next time.

 
Jan 18, 2003

This is a great recipe! This is the first time I've made cinnamon rolls and I feel they were a great success. My kids loved them!!! These cinnamon rolls would be a great addition to the breakfast table or with afternoon tea or a cup of coffee at break time. I would definitely recomend trying this recipe.

 
Mar 11, 2003

My family loved!! this recipe. I had never made cinnamon rolls before and this was easy...I even added nuts to half the batch and made powdered sugar icing. Also was able to do this all without a mixer. YUM.

 
Jan 03, 2011

Lots of steps but worth the work. Made tasty rolls that are not really sticky but were very good. My tasters actually appreciated that they were not overly sticky or gooey.

 
Jan 05, 2007

This was unbelievibly easy, and very yummy. I am making this my new go to recipe for cinnamon rolls.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 258 kcal
  • 13%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 45.7 g
  • 15%
  • Cholesterol
  • 39 mg
  • 13%
  • Fat
  • 6.3 g
  • 10%
  • Fiber
  • 1.3 g
  • 5%
  • Protein
  • 5 g
  • 10%
  • Sodium
  • 151 mg
  • 6%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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