Royal Philadelphia Cinnamon Buns Recipe


Preparation Time10 MinCooking Time25 Min
Ready In35 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexAverageCuisine
VegetarianMain Ingredient


 Flour4 1⁄2 Cup (72 tbs)
 Salt2 Teaspoon
 Baking powder8 Teaspoon (Royal)
 Shortening4 Tablespoon
 Water1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Sugar1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Cinnamon4 Teaspoon
 Seeded raisins8 Tablespoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3924 Calories from Fat 673

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 76 g117.3%

Saturated Fat 19.1 g95.5%

Trans Fat 7.9 g

Cholesterol 423 mg

Sodium 7201.8 mg300.1%

Total Carbohydrates 751 g250.2%

Dietary Fiber 30.3 g121.3%

Sugars 273.6 g

Protein 75 g150.4%

Vitamin A 10.9% Vitamin C 5.9%

Calcium 334.8% Iron 202.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Preheat oven to 400ºF.

2. Sieve in flour with 4 tbsp measured sugar, baking powder and salt. Using the finger rub in the shortening gently. Add beaten eggs-water mixture to the flour mixture and make a soft dough.
3. Transfer to a floured board to be rolled out to ¼ inch thick. Apply melted butter to the rolls and sprinkle raisins, cinnamon and sugar on them. Roll in a jelly roll fashion.
4. Take an iron baking pan or iron skillet and spread a mixture of 4 tbsp shortening creamed and 4 tbsp brown sugar on to the sides and bottom.
5. Divide the dough into two inch pieces. Arrange the pieces on the pan with cut edges facing upwards.
6. Stand for 15 minutes and bake for 25 minutes.

7. Take out from oven, invert onto a serving plate and serve.