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Chocolate Cinnamon Rolls

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Ingredients
  Dry yeast 2 1⁄4 Teaspoon (1 Package)
  Granulated sugar 2 Tablespoon
  Fat free milk 1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs) (Warm, At 100 To 110 F)
  Butter 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), melted
  Vanilla extract 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Egg 1 Large, lightly beaten
  Bread flour 4 Cup (64 tbs) (Divided)
  Unsweetened cocoa 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cooking spray 1
  Egg white 1 , lightly beaten
  Granulated sugar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Ground cinnamon 1 Teaspoon
  Sifted powdered sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Fat free milk 2 Tablespoon
Directions

1. Dissolve yeast and 2 tablespoons granulated sugar in 1 1/4 cups milk in a large bowl. let stand 5 minutes. Add butter, 1/2 teaspoon vanilla, and egg,. stir well. Lightly spoon flour into dry measuring cups,. level with a knife. Stir in 3 1/2 cups flour, cocoa, and salt to form a soft dough.
2. Turn dough out onto a lightly floured surface. Knead until smooth and elastic (about 10 minutes),. add enough of remaining flour, 1 tablespoon at a time, to prevent dough from sticking to hands.
3. Place dough in a large bowl coated with cooking spray, turning to coat top. Cover, let rise in a warm place (85°), free from drafts, 45 minutes or until doubled in size. (Gently press two fingers into dough. If indentation remains, dough has risen enough.)
4. Punch dough down. Turn out onto a lightly floured surface,. roll into 16 x 8-inch rectangle. Brush egg white over dough. Combine 1/4 cup granulated sugar and cinnamon,- sprinkle over dough. Starting at a long side, roll up dough tightly, jelly-roll fashion,. pinch seam to seal (do not seal ends of roll).
5. Cut roll into 16 (1-inch) slices. Arrange slices, cut sides up, in a 13 x 9-inch baking pan coated with cooking spray. Cover and let rise 30 minutes or until doubled in size.
6. Preheat oven to 350°.
7. Bake rolls at 350° for 20 minutes. Combine remaining ingredients,. stir well. Drizzle over rolls.

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Ingredient: 
Cinnamon

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