Air Fryer Cinnamon Rolls (Pillsbury Cinnamon Rolls)— This was my first recipe in my air fryer. It was such an important part of my air fryer journey; I included it in my cookbook.
Why do you ask? Why would anyone include it? I mean, it’s just canned cinnamon rolls. No, that’s not the point. The point is that EVERYONE can start with it, it’s relatively inexpensive, and usually, everyone loves them. Today, I am sharing with you some hints for my Air Fryer Cinnamon Rolls (Pillsbury Cinnamon Rolls)
Everyone has eaten these, and you all know that it comes in a tube. At the end of the tube, there is a frosting, today I took lots of pictures, and I wanted to share with you because I honestly believe that if you can do this recipe, you can make ANYTHING in the air fryer, so let’s start with Air Fryer Cinnamon Rolls.
Pillsbury Cinnamon Rolls can be made in under 10 minutes, and there is no need to preheat your oven, amazing!!
If you are looking for even more easy Air Fryer Breakfast Recipes, some of my favorites are APPLE PIE CINNAMON ROLL CUPS, AIR FRYER HAM AND CHEESE BITES, AIR FRYER STRAWBERRY CROISSANT FRENCH TOAST, HOW TO AIR FRYER A TOASTER STRUDEL, and AIR FRYER APPLE CIDER DONUTS.
How do you make Air Fryer Cinnamon Rolls?
How To Cook Pillsbury Cinnamon Rolls In Air Fryer?
Start by removing the cinnamon rolls from the package.
How Long To Cook Pillsbury Cinnamon Rolls In Air Fryer?
Then set them in an air fryer basket, that has been sprayed with olive oil. Now, set the temperature for 4 minutes at 330 degrees F. (Note: Mine were done, but depending on the air fryer you will need 1-2 minutes more. So, open your air fryer, are they done? Take them out (carefully, remember they are hot) if they are not baked, add a minute)
Depending on which air fryer you own, you may have to flip them. See the basket, my air fryer has holes, which means the airflow from underneath, meaning there is no flipping required.
I have made these in all of my air fryers, over a number of years, including the Ninja Foodi, the Instant Pot Lid, and the Mealthy, the recipe works exactly the same.
But I want you to master this recipe, becaues it does two things for you, It teaches you how to use the air fryer, and two once you figure out how to make them, you will have confidence to move to something harder..
Of course, I iced them, my kids love all things sweet,
Here Are Some Common Questions Asked About This Recipe-
Can you cook Pillsbury cinnamon rolls in the air fryer?
Yes, they are amazing in the air fryer! Start by spraying the air fryer basket with olive oil, and then place your cinnamon rolls into the air fryer.
How long do you cook Pillsbury Cinnamon Rolls in the Air Fryer?
Set the temperature to 320 degrees F for 6 minutes to 8 minutes. Depending on the model you own, you may need to flip the cinnamon rolls for both sides to get cooked.
For a great extra treat, put the icing on and pop them back into the air fryer for the icing to melt–amazing!
Why Make Them in the Air Fryer?
Because they are easy in the time it would take for you to preheat your air fryer, these are done! Perfectly cooked and amazingly soft and yummy!
I love baking with my kids, this is a fun and delicious treat to share with the kids! This is a great breakfast for anytime you want something quick!!
What Air Fryer Can You Make These In?
These can be made in any Air Fryer. I have made them in my GoWise, Instant Pot Crisp Lid, Mealthy Lid, and even my Ninja Foodi. This recipe is easy and foolproof, and everyone should try it!
Can you use Aluminum Foil or Parchment Paper in the Air Fryer?
There are two things that you will come to love when using your air fryer, Aluminum Foil and Parchment Paper.
While it is safe to use aluminon foil in the Air Fryer, I prefer and encourage other air fryer users to use parchment paper. Parchment paper is amazing and leaves no mess at all. Look for it in your local grocery or Dollar Store.
What about biscuits in the air fryer?
Biscuits cook amazingly in the air fryer, it will be about the same time as this recipe. They come out a golden brown.
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Some Helpful Products used while making Air Fryer, Pillsbury Cinnamon Rolls (affiliate link included)
Nothing like an air fryer Pillsbury Cinnamon Rolls. Done in no time, one of the best recipes to start your air frying adventure.
1 package Cinnamon Rolls (any kind, I used Pillsbury)
- Start by removing the cinnamon rolls from the package.
- Then set them on an air fryer that has been sprayed with olive oil.
- set the temperature for 4 minutes at 330 degrees F. Mine was done, but depending on the air fryer you will need 1-2 minutes more. So, open your air fryer, are they done? Take them out (carefully, remember they are hot) if not add a minute.
- Ice them with the frosting provided in the package.
- Plate, serve, and enjoy!
Note: Depending on which air fryer you own, you may have to flip them. See the basket, my air fryer has holes, which means the airflow from underneath, meaning there is no flipping required.