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Some Amazing Facts You Need to Know about Cinnamon Buns

There are many reasons why people love cinnamon buns. They are soft and fluffy, and the cinnamon flavor is simply irresistible. Cinnamon buns are also very versatile - they can be enjoyed as a snack, dessert, or even breakfast. Another reason why people love cinnamon buns is that they are easy to make. You can either make them from scratch or use a cinnamon bun mix. Either way, they are sure to be a hit with family and friends.

Despite all of that, though, did you know that the origin of the cinnamon bun has been a hotly debated topic? It is!

Today, we want to share with you some of the things you need to know about the beloved cinnamon bun:

Some Amazing Facts You Need to Know about Cinnamon Buns

1. Cinnamon buns originated in Sweden, where they are known as kanelbullar.

2. The traditional Swedish recipe for cinnamon buns calls for them to be made with yeast dough, which is then rolled out and filled with a cinnamon and sugar mixture before being rolled up and baked.

3. Cinnamon buns are often served with a cup of coffee or tea and are a popular treat to enjoy during the colder months. But of course, you can enjoy it by itself, but when paired with those drinks, it makes for a complete experience!

4. In North America, cinnamon buns are often made with a sweetened, enriched dough which is rolled out and filled with a cinnamon and sugar mixture before being rolled up and baked.

5. Cinnamon buns are typically baked in a pan with sides that are slightly taller than the bun so that the bun rises up above the sides of the pan while baking.

6. After baking, cinnamon buns are often topped with a simple icing made from powdered sugar and milk or a more elaborate icing made from cream cheese, butter, and confectioners' sugar.

7. Cinnamon buns are best enjoyed fresh out of the oven but can also be reheated and enjoyed later.

8. Cinnamon buns can be frozen and will keep for up to 3 months in the freezer. This means that you can take them out at any time (within three months, of course) when you finally want to enjoy some tasty buns.

9. It is impossible for anyone to resist a freshly-baked cinnamon bun, Scandifically-proven, of course! Try it yourself. Bake some fresh buns and do your best not to be tempted to take a bite. It is literally impossible!

10. Cinnamon buns can damage your liver. You read that right! That's because they contain coumarin. However, you need to eat ten buns a day for a long time for the damage to kick in! At that point, you'll probably run into other problems eating that many buns a day.


Cinnamon buns are one of the most beloved pastries around the world. They are often enjoyed as a breakfast treat or snack and are also popular in many countries as a dessert. So, are you craving cinnamon buns? If so, what are you waiting for? Visit your nearest bakery and treat yourself.

Ana's Norwegian Bakeri specializes in Norwegian pastries and other baked goods, offering amazing baked treats to satisfy any cravings. If you are interested in purchasing some cinnamon rolls in Centennial, buy from us today!

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