Cinnamon Rolls

1 cup milk
1 package Fleiscmann’s ® Yeast
2 tablespoons butter
1/4 cup sugar
1 egg
1/4 cup canola oil
1 tsp grated lemon zest
1/2 cup potato starch
1/2 cup cornstarch
1/2 cup coconut flour
2 1/2 teaspoons Xantham Gum
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Filling ingredients
2/3 cup brown sugar
1 1/4 teaspoons cinnamon
1/3 cup chopped nuts-optional

3/4 cup confectioners sugar
1 tsp vanilla or lemon extract
milk to thicken

Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Add yeast to warm milk and let stand for 5 minutes.
In a medium bowl,combine butter and sugar. Mix well.
Add milk/yeast to sugar mixture.
Add remaining ingredients and mix well. Remove all lumps. Dough will be soft.
Take a piece of plastic wrap and lay it flat to cover a 12″ by 14″ area.
Sprinkle 2 tablespoons of sugar on wrap. Lay the dough on top; cover with another piece of plastic wrap.
Pat dough out; use rolling pin to fit to size. Remove top sheet.
Combine filling ingredients and spread evenly over dough, leaving a little space on one end.
Use the bottom wrap to lift and roll towards the sugar free edge.
Cut into 8 or 9 slices. Place rolls onto greased, round glass pan.
Bake for about 20 minutes until tops are brown.
Combine glaze ingredients to make the consistency you like. Stir until smooth and pour over warm rolls.

Wheat-free Gluten-free Cookbook by Carolyn Churchill

One Response to Cinnamon Rolls

  • Steve says:

    How interesting! Years ago and I mean about 20 yrs ago my mom gave me a book caelld “Cakes and Slices” which was a collection recipes from an Australian weekly with that exact cake on the cover and everytime I think of Australia I think of that cake! I have made it many times and I live in Quebec, Canada a place with many apples! I have 3 apple farms within walking distance from my home! MMMmmmmmmmmmm! OH! and I love her too your grandmother she’s just so lovely as you are.

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