Raspberry Cream Cheese Breakfast Buns

Recipe by ratherbeswimmin

From the Magnolia Bakery. Their most popular breakfast item.

Top Review by berry271

Very nice. Simple, but pretty and tasty. I have served with breakfast, but they are also nice on a bruch buffet.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Grease and lightly flour 9 large muffin cups.
  2. In a mixing bowl, combine the flour and next 3 ingredients; set aside.
  3. In a large mixing bowl, beat the cream cheese, butter, and sugar together, using an electric mixer on medium speed, for 3 minutes.
  4. Add in the eggs; beat well.
  5. Add the dry ingredients in two parts, alternating with the milk and vanilla; mix to combine after each addition.
  6. Spoon batter into muffin cups, filling 2/3 full.
  7. Drop 3 small dollops (about a teaspoonful each) of raspberry preserves onto the top of each bun.
  8. Using the tip of a sharp knife, swirl the preserves into the batter, forming a decorative pattern.
  9. Bake in a 350° oven for 25-30 minutes or until pick comes out clean.
  10. Allow buns to cool for about 30 minutes before sprinkling with confectioners' sugar and serving.

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