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Air Fryer Cinnamon Rolls

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Air fryer cinnamon rolls are made in a fraction of the time, compared to cooking them in the oven. These gooey, tender cinnamon rolls are everything you love about the classic brunch treat. All you need is a tube of cinnamon rolls and an air fryer!

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Delicious and easy cinnamon rolls

If you love easy breakfast recipes, try my Yogurt Granola Bars With Berries and my Cinnamon Sugar Muffins.

These air fryer cinnamon rolls are made with the shortcut of using a canned cinnamon rolls. They’re a quick and easy breakfast! So soft and fluffy and drizzled with icing.

These cinnamon rolls come out tasting like they’re straight from a bakery, but are made in the comfort of your own home.

cinnamon roll on a plate.
Delicious glazed cinnamon roll

Why You’ll Love This Recipe

  • Making these in the air fryer takes much less time over baking them.
  • Ready in just 8 minutes without doing any preheating.
  • Air frying gives these cinnamon rolls a great texture.
  • No need to heat up the oven when you can make these perfectly in the air fryer.

Ingredients You’ll Need

  • Pillsbury Cinnamon Rolls – the star!

How To Make This Recipe

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Air fryer cinnamon rolls process

Step 1:

Spray air fryer basket with nonstick cooking spray, or line with parchment paper liner. Remove cinnamon rolls from the package and place in a single layer in the basket.

Step 2:

Air fry at 330 degrees F for 4-8 minutes. If you prefer your cinnamon rolls on the crispier side, cook for the full 8 minutes.

Step 3:

Frost them from the frosting that comes with the cinnamon rolls. Enjoy!

cinnamon roll with a bite taken out.
Mouth watering cinnamon rolls

Recipe Tips & Variations

  • These can be made in an air fryer oven or an air fryer basket.
  • The basket is the perfect size to fit the entire batch cinnamon rolls.
  • Cook for an additional 1-2 minutes if you prefer them a little crispier.
  • Sprinkle some crispy bacon over the icing before it dries. It adds an extra boost of flavor.
  • Serve them with a scoop of ice cream for dessert.

Storing & Freezing

Freezing: Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 2 days.

Reheating: Pop the cinnamon rolls in the microwave for 20 second intervals. You can also reheat in the air fryer at 330 degrees F for a couple minutes.

FAQ

Are cinnamon rolls good in the air fryer?

No need to preheat the oven. Cooking cinnamon rolls in the air fryer is a quick and easy way to prepare them.

What brand of cinnamon rolls are best?

Pillsbury is a classic, but use your favorite brand.

Yield: 8 Servings

Air Fryer Cinnamon Rolls

cinnamon roll on a plate.

Air fryer cinnamon rolls are made in a fraction of the time, compared to cooking them in the oven. These gooey, tender cinnamon rolls are everything you love about the classic brunch treat. All you need is a tube of cinnamon rolls and an air fryer!

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 8 minutes
Total Time 8 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 package Pillsbury Cinnamon Rolls

Instructions

  1. Spray air fryer basket with nonstick cooking spray. Remove cinnamon rolls from the package and place in a single layer in the air fryer basket.
  2. Air fry at 330° F for 4-8 minutes. If you prefer your cinnamon rolls on the crispier side, cook for the full 8 minutes.
  3. Frost them from the frosting that comes with the cinnamon rolls. Enjoy!

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