• prep: 20 min
  • cook: 20 min
  • total: 40 min
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  • Summary

    We're butter pecan fanatics, so it only seems fitting that one of our favorite "splurge" breakfast treats are Butter Pecan Cinnamon Buns! They're just like classic cinnamon rolls, but with a TONS of crunchy, gooey, chopped pecans on top. Perfect for Thanksgiving or Christmas morning!

    Ingredients

    • 1 cup whole milk
    • 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, very soft
    • 3 and 1/2 cups all-purpose flour, divided
    • (1) 0.25 oz package rapid rise yeast
    • 3 tablespoons granulated sugar
    • 3/4 teaspoon salt
    • 1 large egg, at room temperature
    • 1 cup light brown sugar
    • 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon
    • 3/4 teaspoon ground ginger
    • 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
    • 1/4 teaspoon cloves
    • 1/2 cup butter, VERY soft
    • 1/2 cup unsalted butter
    • 3/4 cup dark brown sugar, packed
    • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • 1/3 cup heavy cream
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt
    • 1 and 1/2 cups pecan halves
    • 1/2 cup pecans, roughly chopped
    • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract

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    Nutritional Info
    ESHA
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 0 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Saturated Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 0 mg 0%
    • Calcium: 0 mg 0%
    • Potassium: 0 mg 0%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 0%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 0 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 0 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat0
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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