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Easy Sticky Buns

    Do you love sticky buns, but don’t want to work for hours making the dough? These Easy Sticky Buns start with premade cinnamon rolls and a brown sugar sauce.

    Quick and Easy Sticky Bun Recipe.It's perfect for a lazy morning!

    Easy Sticky Buns

    Mmmm! I love sticky buns! LOVE, LOVE, LOVE! However, making the cinnamon buns from scratch are sometimes a pain to make. I much prefer to use premade cinnamon rolls (because I’m lazy) but I can totally melt some butter and brown sugar and make this ooey gooey concoction to make my own sticky buns! It’s perfect for lazy mornings.

    Small Batch Sticky Buns are perfect for a breakfast party of two.
    Don’t get me wrong, I would totally make this for dessert as well. A big ‘ol sticky bun with a scoop of vanilla ice cream on top! Ohhh… I can taste it now!
    Cinnamon Buns a la Mode! Come to mama!
    Ooey Gooey Sticky Buns - from the fridge to your belly in under an hour!

    Like I mentioned, these are made with canned cinnamon buns. Pick up your favorite at the store, or make some like these, and then make the brown sugar topping to go with it. The brown sugar sauce can be made the day before or in the morning if you’ve forgotten. No biggie.

    I've always got to get more napkins out when I'm making these quick and easy Sticky Buns!
    Add some walnuts or pecans to the mix and you get this amazing nutty, sticky, gooey, breakfast. Oh my! Bring some wet wipes for sticky fingers after.
    I know I couldn’t eat this with a fork! It tastes so much better when eaten with your fingers. Lol!
    Quick and Easy, Sunday Morning Sticky Buns are perfect for me when I don't have time to bake from scratch!

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    Heat up you skillet, because you're making this Stuffed French Toast! Stuffed full of cream cheese and homemade jam. You'll love it!
    Yield: 5

    Easy Sticky Buns

    Easy Sticky Buns

    Love sticky buns, but don’t want to work for hours making the dough? These Easy Sticky Buns start with premade cinnamon rolls and are topped with a brown sugar sauce.

    Prep Time 20 minutes
    Cook Time 25 minutes
    Total Time 45 minutes


    • 6 tablespoons butter
    • 3/4 cup brown sugar
    • 2 1/2 tablespoons honey
    • 2 1/2 tablespoons cream
    • 2 1/2 tablespoons water
    • dash of salt
    • Canned Cinnamon Buns (5 pack)
    • 1/2 cup walnuts or pecans, chopped


    1. Melt the butter in a medium sized sauce pan and whisk in the brown sugar until it dissolves. Remove from heat.
    2. Stir in the honey, cream, water, and salt and let it cool for 30 minutes.
    3. Store overnight in a plastic container if you are not using it right away.
    4. Pour the brown sugar into an 9″ pie pan and sprinkle in a 1/2 C of walnuts or pecans if desired.
    5. Add the pre-made cinnamon rolls to the pan and bake according the package directions. (Generally at 350 for 20 – 25 minutes.)
    6. Allow to cool for 20 minutes, then flip over onto a serving dish and dig in!

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    Karyn Granrud

    Karyn Granrud

    I'm Karyn, a mom and wife, and I founded this little baking blog. Baking and making desserts have been my passion since I was a kid. I love experimenting with different flavors and sharing delicious recipes with all of you. Read more.

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