Cinnamon Roll Cookies

READY IN: 38mins
Recipe by Cyn2938

Delicious rolled cookie that tastes just like a decadent cinnamon roll! This recipe came from The Cookie Bible.

Top Review by Ransomed by Fire

I made these as gifts for Christmas last year. They were very good, and everyone was impressed. Thank you!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. For cinnamon mixture, combine granulated sugar and cinnamon in a small bowl.
  2. For cookie dough, combine shortening and brown sugar in a large bowl. Beat at medium speed until well blended. Beat in eggs and vanilla until well blended.
  3. Combine flour, baking powder, salt and cinnamon in a small bowl. Add to creamed mixture; mix well.
  4. Turn dough onto sheet of waxed paper. Spread dough into 9x6 inch rectangle. Sprinkle with part of the cinnamon mixture. Roll up edges jelly-roll style into a log, being careful not to break the dough. Dust log with remaining cinnamon mixture. Wrap tightly and refrigerate at least 4 hours.
  5. Heat oven to 350.
  6. Slice dough 1/4 inch thick with a sharp knife. Place on prepared cookie sheets. Bake for 8 minutes or until lightly browned on top. Cool on cookie sheets for 4 minutes and then transfer to wire rack.
  7. Mix together powdered sugar and enough milk to create a thin mixture. Drizzle over cookies.

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