All the flavor of Homemade Cinnamon Rolls are found in this easy to prepare Cinnamon Roll Breakfast Casserole. This is the one of my popular Best Cinnamon Roll Recipes. Grab a few cans of refrigerator cinnamon rolls and let's bake something delicious!
Another delicious recipe that's perfect all year long. It's even great if you want to make something special for the weekend for your family. Maybe you're celebrating a birthday or family is coming over to visit.
If you're celebrating Easter, try my Bunny Shaped Cinnamon Rolls that also start out with a can of Pillsbury Cinnamon Rolls. Kids love to help with this recipe.
Another easy recipe to prepare for Easter is the Easter Egg Cream Cheese Danish recipe.
Pillsbury Cinnamon Roll Casserole
This cinnamon roll breakfast bake goes together quick. The recipe uses pre-made canned Pillsbury cinnamon rolls. Yes, the ones from a can. I told you the recipe was easy!
And if you're looking for easy, you need to try my Cinnamon Roll French Toast Recipe. It combines my the flavors of French toast and cinnamon rolls in one recipe that's ready in under 20 minutes.
A few of my readers have requested this recipe without eggs. Check out my Cinnamon Roll Casserole Without Eggs. It's just as delicious only without the egg mixture.
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- Pyrex Glass Baking Dishes - I love using my glass baking dish when making this recipe. Sometimes using a metal pan can overcook the casserole.
- Silicone Measuring Cups - perfect for the microwave- the icing heats up so nicely in these silicone cups.
- Whisk - make sure you break up the eggs completely and incorporate them with the milk.
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Main Ingredients Needed
Exact measurements are listed below in the recipe card. Make sure you scroll down to print and save the recipe for later!
- Pillsbury Cinnamon Rolls
- Maple syrup
Step 1 | Prepare the Casserole
- Cut each biscuit into four pieces and then place in a baking dish that's been sprayed with non-stick baking spray.
- Then combine the milk, eggs, cinnamon and maple syrup in a mixing bowl using a whisk being careful to break up the eggs.
- Finally pour the mixture over the top of the cut up cinnamon roll biscuits.
Step 2 | Baking Directions
- Bake in a 350 degree preheated oven for about 30 minutes or until the cinnamon roll casserole and biscuits are golden brown and have puffed up nicely.
- Allow the casserole to cool slightly before pouring the icing on top.
How to Add the Icing
- In a microwave safe bowl or these silicon measuring cups , warm up the icing that comes with the cinnamon rolls in 10 second intervals being careful not to melt the icing too much.
- Pour the warmed icing on top of the cinnamon roll breakfast casserole. Serve immediately.
- If you want something a little different than the icing that comes with the canned refrigerator biscuits, try my Homemade Cream Cheese Frosting recipe.
Prep Ahead Tips for Breakfast Casserole
You can definitely prepare this ahead and even bake this casserole before your company arrives or your family wakes up.
- Prepare as directed only do not add the icing until you're ready to serve.
- Right before serving, place the casserole in the microwave and warm it up for about one to two minutes.
- Then heat the icing and drizzle on top.
Looking for MORE Cinnamon Roll Breakfast Ideas?
- Overnight Cinnamon Rolls - these rolls rise in the refrigerator overnight and bake in the morning. Perfect for when busy holiday mornings.
- Freezer Friendly Cinnamon Rolls - I gave these as gifts a few years ago to family and friends. Free printables available too!
- Cinnamon Rolls made using frozen bread dough - when you think you don't have enough time for a traditional yeast bread recipe, try this one!
- 2 tubes 8 count each, Pillsbury Cinnamon Rolls
- ½ cup milk
- 4 eggs
- 1 tsp. cinnamon
- ¼ cup maple syrup
- Open the cans of cinnamon rolls and cut each roll into 4 pieces. Lay the rolls in a 9 X 13 inch baking dish that has been sprayed with non-stick cooking spray.
- In a bowl, combine the eggs, milk, cinnamon and syrup. Pour over the cinnamon rolls making sure everything is covered.
- Bake in a 350 degree oven for about 20 to 25 minutes or until the rolls are puffed up and slightly browned.
- In a microwave safe bowl, heat the icing that came with the cinnamon rolls in the microwave for a few seconds.
- Drizzle over the casserole.
- Serve warm and enjoy!
Be careful not to over-heat the icing in the microwave. It will turn to liquid if you heat it too long.
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Amount Per Serving: Calories: 241Total Fat: 8gSaturated Fat: 3gTrans Fat: 3gUnsaturated Fat: 1gCholesterol: 63mgSodium: 487mgCarbohydrates: 37gFiber: 1gSugar: 17gProtein: 5g
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This recipe has been updated since it first appeared in 2016 with a new printable recipe card that includes nutritional information. I hope you enjoy the updates as much as I enjoyed working on them!