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Apple and cinnamon scrolls recipe

Apple and cinnamon scrolls are easy to make and a very tasty for morning tea, afternoon tea or for lunch box snacks.



  • 2 3/4 cups self-raising white flour
  • 1 tbsp dried yeast, (7g sachet)
  • 2 tbsp caster sugar
  • 50 g Canola Spread
  • ½ cup skim milk, warmed
  • ½ cups buttermilk
  • 1 medium red apple, cored and finely chopped
  • ½ tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp ground nutmeg
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • Canola Spray


Combine flour, yeast and caster sugar in bowl. Stir to combine, then make a well in the centre. Combine spread, milk and buttermilk in a jug and pour into well. Use a wooden spoon to mix together until combined. Use your hands to bring dough together in bowl.

Turn dough out onto a lightly floured surface and knead for 10 minutes, or until smooth and elastic, adding more flour if necessary. Place dough in a clean bowl sprayed with oil. Cover with a damp tea towel and set aside in a warm spot to prove for 1 hr, or until double in size.

Preheat oven to 220°C. Spray a 18cm x 25cm deep tin with oil and set aside. Knead dough again for a further 2-3 minutes, or until smooth and elastic. Place dough on a sheet of baking paper and roll out to a 26cm x 36cm rectangle.

Combine apple, cinnamon, nutmeg and sugar together in a bowl. Sprinkle mixture evenly over dough. Roll up firmly to enclose filling and form a log.

Cut dough log into 8 even slices and place side by side on prepared tray. Cover with a tea towel and set aside to prove for a further 20 minutes. Bake in preheated oven for approximately 25 minutes, or until golden and cooked through. Best served warm.


  • These scrolls are best to eat on the day they are made, however they are suitable to freeze for up to 3 months, and are best individually wrapped before freezing for portion control and maximum freshness!
  • This article was created by Weight Watchers.


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