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The Easiest Ever Patriotic Cinnamon Roll Star

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If you ever need a special dessert for the Fourth of July in a hurry, then this Patriotic Cinnamon Roll Star may be just what you need! It would also work for a Hanukkah celebration, or an Outer Space Birthday Party idea!

I will show you exactly how to make this star step by step, using video clips as necessary. Keep reading….

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6 pointed star cinnamon roll star

Have you ever seen cinnamon rolls made in gorgeous shapes? Like this pretty one from Pinterest?

Well, I decided to make a few pretty shapes myself. Here is my Star Shaped Cinnamon Roll!

There are 4 cans of cinnamon rolls in this box. I only needed 1 of them.

box of cinnamon rolls from Sam's Club

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Preheat the oven according to the directions.

Grease a cookie sheet, using butter or crisco/ vegetable shortening.

butter being spread on a baking sheet

Tear open the can.

hand tearing paper on cinnamon roll can

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Press at the seam with your thumbs or a spoon so it will pop open.

press to open cinnamon roll can

Take the rolls out of the can, then separate the rolls.

cinnamon roll after it comes out of the can

Then open the roll, straighten it, and twist it.

twisting a cinnamon roll strip

Lay three twists in the shape of a triangle, pinching the ends together.

triangle cinnamon twist on baking sheet

Lay another inverted triangle on top of the first triangle for a six pointed star. (I had 2 cinnamon rolls leftover.)

star shaped cinnamon roll on baking sheet

Bake, being careful not to burn it like I kinda did…..

baked cinnamon roll star

Add the frosting glaze that came in the can, after the star has cooled a bit.

melted frosting on baked star

Add blue sugar sprinkles if you wish.

sprinkling sugar on cinnamon roll

Lay on a large serving tray and serve for a Patriotic breakfast or brunch. This would also work for Hanukkah or other celebrations like birthdays.

blue sprinkle sugar on cinnamon roll

If you have Patriotic candles, use them to celebrate America’s birthday!

closeup of star shaped candle

Red, white, and blue napkins and tablecloth will add to the celebrative atmosphere!

If you liked this one, you might like my Christmas version!

beautiful baked cinnaman roll star for Hanakkah

I really enjoy using Pillsbury products. One of my favorites are their Cherry Turnovers.

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American patriotic red white and blue cinnamon roll star
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Cinnamon Roll STAR

American patriotic red white and blue cinnamon roll star
This Star Shaped Cinnamon roll is perfect for the 4th of July or Hanukkah.
Liberty Brammer at B4andAfters.com
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Serving Size 8


  • Unique Star Top Party Candles, 3.5″, Assorted Colors 4 Pcs


  • 1 can cinnamon rolls
  • blue sprinkle sugar optional
  • star candles optional


  • Preheat oven according to directions on the can.
  • Grease a cookie sheet.
  • Separate cinnamon rolls and twist each one, laying them in a star shape.
  • Bake according to the box directions, being careful not too cook too long.
  • Let cool a few minutes, then add glaze from can.
  • Sprinkle on blue sugar (optional).
  • Decorate with star shaped candles (optional) and serve.


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