Orange Glazed ‘Grownup’ Cinnamon Rolls: A Not Too Sweet Pastry

Photo by Gaana Srinivas on Unsplash

I love a good cinnamon roll, but I do not love an overly sweet one. Yet nearly every recipe I find has at least twice as much sugar as necessary- in the dough, in the filling, and smeared over the top as icing.

The recipes that emulate famous mall brand rolls are the worst offenders, huge and dripping with a thick glop of icing. It seems the criteria for a…

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MartinEdic

MartinEdic

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Former software marketer. Former musician. Writer, nine non-fiction books, two novels, Buddhist, train lover. Amateur cook, lover of life most of the time!