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These 4-Ingredient Cinnamon Rolls Taste Exactly Like Churros

Starring the three food groups that matter: dough, butter, and cinnamon-sugar.

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We all know that churros in their natural state are very delicious.

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But, what if you could get the crispy goodness of a churro in the form of a cinnamon bun?

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You can! Here's what you'll need to make them.

You’ll need 2 packages of crescent dough, 1 stick unsalted butter, ¼ cup sugar, and 1 teaspoon cinnamon. Note! That is 2 packages, not 1.Preheat an oven to 350º F and brush a 9-inch cake pan with melted butter. Whisk the sugar and cinnamon together.
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You’ll need 2 packages of crescent dough, 1 stick unsalted butter, ¼ cup sugar, and 1 teaspoon cinnamon. Note! That is 2 packages, not 1.

Preheat an oven to 350º F and brush a 9-inch cake pan with melted butter. Whisk the sugar and cinnamon together.

Unroll the dough on a floured surface.

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Melt the butter, then brush it liberally on the dough.

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Sprinkle evenly with about 1/3 of the cinnamon sugar.

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Reroll into a log, then repeat with the 2nd package of dough.

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Cut each log into 6 pieces.

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Place the rolls swirl-side up in the pan.

Leave some space between them. Brush with butter and sprinkle with the remaining 1/3 of the cinnamon sugar. They will spread as they bake.
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Leave some space between them. Brush with butter and sprinkle with the remaining 1/3 of the cinnamon sugar. They will spread as they bake.

Bake for about 25 minutes, or until the rolls are golden brown and puffed up.

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Pull apart and enjoy the flaky goodness.

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The original recipe omitted the last 1/3 of the sugar. The post has been updated to reflect this change.

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