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Orange Cream Rolls

This creative twist on the classic cinnamon roll recipe will have you jumping for joy!
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 14 mins
Resting Time 5 mins
Total Time 24 mins
Course Breakfast, Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 9 Servings
Calories 623 kcal


  • standard cake pan
  • parchment paper


  • 2 (8oz) cans of crescent roll dough Total oz of dough needed is 16
  • 8 Oz butter room temperature
  • 4 Oz cream cheese room temperature
  • 1/2 Tbsp orange extract
  • 1/2 Tbsp vanilla extract
  • 3 Cups powdered sugar
  • 1/4 Cup orange sugar sprinkles
  • 16 Oz mini marshmallows
  • 3 Tbsp heavy cream


  • Spread out parchment paper on a hard surface then spread out the crescent roll dough in the shape of one large rectangle 
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  • Pinch the dough closed where it is pre cut 
  • Make the filling - combine 4 oz butter, 1 cup powdered sugar, orange extract, and 4 tbsp orange sprinkles in a small bowl and whisk until thoroughly combined 
  • Use a spatula or basting brush to smother the dough with the butter mixture 
  • Spread out the marshmallows on top of the filling 
    Use a spatula or basting brush to smother the dough with the butter mixture
  • Roll the dough inward from one of the longer sides like a rug 
  • Use floss or a cake leveler to cut the roll into 9 pieces 
  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees F 
  • Grease a square cake pan or lime with parchment paper and set the rolls inside 
    Bake the rolls for 14 minutes
  • Bake them for 14 minutes 
    Bake the rolls for 14 minutes
  • Make the frosting by combining cream cheese, 4 oz butter, 2 cups powdered sugar, 1/2 tbsp vanilla extract, and 3 tbsp heavy cream 
  • Beat until smooth and cream 
  • When rolls are done allow them to rest 10 minutes then smother with the frosting! 



Nutrition Facts for orange cream rolls
Servings: 9
Amount per serving
Calories 623
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 32.7g 42%
Saturated Fat 18.6g 93%
Cholesterol 75mg 25%
Sodium 411mg 18%
Total Carbohydrate 74.6g 27%
Dietary Fiber 0.2g 1%
Total Sugars 53g
Protein 7.7
Vitamin D 17mcg 84%
Calcium 105mg 8%
Iron 1mg 5%
Potassium 28mg 1
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