Easiest Cinnamon Crunch Knots for Easter weekend…and every one different weekend after.
1 cup warm water
1 packet on the spot yeast
2 teaspoons honey
2 -2 1/2 cups white entire wheat or all-purpose flour, plus extra as needed
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon olive oil
6 tablespoons salted butter, at room temperature
1/4 cup granulated sugar
2 teaspoons cinnamon
1/4 cup brown sugar
1 cup powdered sugar
2 tablespoons cream cheese at room temperature
1 teaspoon natural vanilla extract
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In the bowl of a stand mixer geared up with the dough hook, combine the water, yeast, honey, flour, salt, and olive oil. Knead till the dough comes together, about 1-2 minutes. Cover and permit sit in a warm vicinity for 30 minutes to one hour.
Preheat the oven to 375 levels F. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
In a bowl, combine the granulated sugar and 1 teaspoon cinnamon.
On a floured surface, roll the dough out suitable into a rectangle about 1/4 inch thick, including flour to the dough if it's sticky. Spread the dough with four tablespoons butter and sprinkle with cinnamon sugar. Fold the dough in half and cut into 12 strips. Twist every one strip after which tie suitable into a unfastened knot, it does now not have to be perfect. Place at the keen baking sheet.
Melt the ultimate 2 tablespoons butter. Stir the melted butter collectively with the ultimate 1 teaspoon cinnamon and the brown sugar. Spoon clumps of the brown sugar blend over the knots (see above photo). This goes to be your "crunch" layer. Transfer to the oven and bake for 15-18 minutes or till golden.
Meanwhile, make the Glaze. In a medium bowl, beat collectively the powdered sugar, cream cheese, vanilla, and 2 tablespoons water till mushy and combined. If needed, thin the glaze via including water, 1 tablespoon at a time, till desired consistency is reached.
Drizzle glaze over the knots, if desired.
Hey, hi and happiest Friday! Can you guys trust it’s Easter weekend? It pretty snuck up on me this yr and because it's been snowing all week lengthy (ugh, I want I was joking) it doesn’t pretty quite experience like Easter all that much. Hoping the snow clears for a sunny weekend, but both method I’m excited to hold with my family, movie new recipe videos, and hopefully discover a few Malley’s Easter bunnies in Asher’s Easter basket (because Malley’s is the best…Ohio folks you already know what I’m speaking about).
In different very random news, my favourite vegan, legit private stylist, HBH’s social media manager, who's also recognized as my brother Kai’s girlfriend Caitlin, is turning twenty-one tomorrow!
For these of you above the age of twenty-one, who remembers their twenty-first birthday? It’s sort of a huge one, but you guys, I heavily can't count number what I did for my twenty-first. I trust I’ve stated this before, but my birthday has via no means been anything I in fact have regarded ahead to. Ever since I hit my teenagers it’s been anything I dreaded rather of regarded ahead to. I know, I am so weird, but I am simply now not huge on having all of the attention on me, which I discover doesn’t pretty make sense considering what I do for a career.
Anyway, I can’t count number what I did on my twenty-first. Kind of lame huh? What did you guys do?
Also, let’s all want Cait a in fact comfortable birthday simply due to the fact she’s fully going to be studying the comments!
Double also, I ought to possibly make her a vegan and sugar-free birthday cake, huh? Hmm, which can also be tricky, but considering I ought to no less than try, would anybody else be interested in a cake like this? OK. Moving proper alongside now.
Let’s speak about these cinnamon crunch knots, which could be in no method vegan or sugar-free (sorry Cait).
I positioned out a observe on Instagram tales this week asking you all what recipes you’d want to see. The overwhelming reaction was quick, simple, easy, minimum ingredients, and healthy…ish recipes. The nice information for me (and you!) is that I sort of already knew here is what you guys wanted, which is why I am sharing these cinnamon knots today. I needed to depart you with an primary possibility for Easter brunching and snacking, and these cinnamon knots are that recipe.
They require simply pantry staple meals and might very well be made and in a position to pass in beneath and hour.
Here’s how these fun knots work. The dough is in fact anything you would possibly be stunned by, but I promise it works. We are utilizing pizza dough to make these knots. Yes, pizza dough! Homemade, quickly and primary pizza dough, that's so easy. I’m speaking simpler than heading to the shop and selecting up a few pre-made dough. All you want is flour, water, honey, and on the spot yeast. Just mix, permit sit for a bit, and you’re in a position to make your knots.
What I love about making these knots is that they're knots. Meaning, the extra imperfect they're the better, so don’t pressure about how they look. Trust me, as soon as they bake up they'll maybe be delicious, and pretty, simply due to the fact cinnamon sugar has that impact on everything.
The key to the ones knots? That crunchy, cinnamon, sugar topping.
Have you guys ever had the Panera Cinnamon Crunch Bagels? They used to be my favourite (no Paneras up here), and their crunchy topping impressed the topping on these knots. You guys, the topping takes these cinnamon knots to one other level. SO delicious.
And guys? That’s it. So simple, but so, so, so good. There’s now not a consumer within the international that would in contrast to the ones (well, there might also be folks who wouldn’t devour these, but everybody would like these). I mean, they’re simply such a vintage pairing that pretty can do no wrong, you know?
Make these for Easter this week, but be certain to maintain the recipe on your again pocket to enliven your weekends ahead!
Keyword: cinnamon snack, primary recipe, quickly recipe These knots require simply pantry staple meals and might very well be made and in a position to pass in beneath and hour.