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Homemade Rhubarb Sticky Buns

 Homemade Rhubarb Sticky Buns
"These simple cinnamon buns don't last long at my house," says field editor Kathy Kittell from Lenexa, Kansas. Warm and gooey, these morning starters have the added flavor of rhubarb.
12 ServingsPrep: 25 min. + rising Bake: 20 min.


  • 1 package (16 ounces) hot roll mix
  • 4 tablespoons sugar, divided
  • 1 cup warm water (120° to 130°)
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten
  • 2 tablespoons plus 1/2 cup butter, softened, divided
  • 2 cups sliced fresh or frozen rhubarb
  • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup Light Corn Syrup Corn Syrup
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  • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon


  • In a large bowl, combine the contents of roll mix and yeast packets
  • with 2 tablespoons sugar. Stir in the water, egg and 2 tablespoons
  • butter to form a soft dough. Turn onto a floured surface. Knead
  • until smooth, about 5 minutes. Cover and let rest for 5 minutes.
  • Meanwhile, in a large saucepan, combine the rhubarb, brown sugar,
  • corn syrup and remaining butter. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for
  • 3 minutes. Pour into an ungreased 13-in. x 9-in. baking dish.
  • On a lightly floured surface, roll dough into a 15-in. x 10-in.
  • rectangle. Combine cinnamon and remaining sugar; sprinkle over
  • dough.
  • Roll-up jelly-roll style, starting with a long side; pinch seam to
  • seal. Cut into 12 slices. Place cut side down over rhubarb sauce.

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Homemade Rhubarb Sticky Buns (continued)

Directions (continued)

  • Cover and let rise in a warm place until doubled, about 30 minutes.
  • Bake at 375° for 20-25 minutes or until golden brown. Immediately
  • invert onto a serving platter. Serve warm. Yield: 1 dozen.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 each) equals 323 calories, 11 g fat (6 g saturated fat), 43 mg cholesterol, 375 mg sodium, 51 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 5 g protein.