Christmas Morning Breakfast Idea

By | December 24, 2017

Christmas Morning BreakfastI want to share my favorite easy recipe for a festive Christmas morning breakfast.  You’ll look like a culinary genius with this impressive creation, but it’s so simple!  Christmas morning is often hectic, but it just takes a few minutes to make these cute Christmas trees using a can of cinnamon rolls!  Here’s how:

You’ll only need four ingredients:  a can of cinnamon rolls, green food coloring, decorative sprinkles, and some yellow Skittles (or M&M’s). Christmas Breakfast ingredients

Heat the oven according to package directions.  Unroll the cinnamon rolls and shape each one into a Christmas tree. Rolls ready for oven

Bake them, but be aware that they’ll bake quicker than normal since they’re not rolled tight.  The package gave a suggested baking time of 8-12 minutes.  They were completely done in 8 minutes.

While the rolls are baking, mix 2-3 drops of green food coloring into the frosting that came with the cinnamon rolls.green frosting

When the rolls are finished baking, spread the green frosting on them.  Decorate each tree with sprinkles and a yellow candy for the star.Christmas tree treats

The kids will love these cute Christmas trees, and you’ll love how easy it is to make a festive treat on a busy holiday morning!

Here’s the recipe:

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Christmas Trees (from Cinnamon Rolls)
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
8 mins
Total Time
18 mins
 
Ingredients
  • 1 can Refrigerated Cinnamon Rolls
  • 2-3 drops Green Food Coloring
  • Decorative Sprinkles
  • Yellow Skittles (or M&M's)
Instructions
  1. Heat the oven according to package directions.  

  2. Unroll the cinnamon rolls and shape each one into a Christmas tree. 
  3. Bake the rolls, but be aware that they'll bake quicker than normal since they're not rolled tight.  (The package gave a suggested baking time of 8-12 minutes.  They were completely done in 8 minutes.)

  4. While the rolls are baking, mix 2-3 drops of green food coloring into the frosting that came with the cinnamon rolls.
  5. When the rolls are finished baking, spread the green frosting on them.  
  6. Decorate each tree with sprinkles and a yellow candy for the star.

I hope you enjoy this super simple recipe!

Andrea@SharingMyFavorites.com

 

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