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Easiest-Ever Cinnamon Roll Doughnuts

Cinnamon-Roll Doughnuts
Make breakfast extra sweet with a fun and simple twist on your go-to cinnamon roll. MORE+ LESS-
By Roxana Yawgel

There’s something about the weekend that makes you just want to celebrate, but who really has time Saturday morning for elaborate breakfasts? You worked hard all week! That’s what I love about this super simple cinnamon roll trick. Simply unwind and bake in a nonstick doughnut pan and you’re winning Mom-of-the-Year award just like that.

Cinnamon Roll Roughnuts

I used the basic biscuit-like rolls, but you can also use the cinnamon rolls that unwind. And you will need a doughnut pan, but I find it’s worth it to make doughnuts without heating up a pan of oil for frying. If you do not have a donut pan, place the unbaked donuts on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper and bake in the preheated oven.

Cinnamon-Roll Doughnuts

Next, preheat your oven to 375°F. Remove the cinnamon roll dough from the can. Take each one and with your fingers roll it into a rope. Pinch the two ends together and place the donut into a donut pan.

Cinnamon-Roll Doughnuts

Bake the cinnamon rolls donuts in the preheated oven for 13-15 minutes. Remove from the oven and let cool slightly. Remove the donuts from the pan and drizzle icing over them. Serve warm.

Cinnamon-Roll Doughnuts