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Who doesn’t love soft, doughy rolls with sticky frosting? We’re giving you the perfect excuse to start your day with dessert because it’s National Sticky Bun Day! Treat your loved ones to these homemade sticky buns and remind them how sweet you think they are!

1. Apple Cinnamon Sticky BunsVegan Apple Cinnamon Sticky Buns

These Apple Cinnamon Sticky Buns are sweet, contain sweet juicy apple shreds tossed in cinnamon and brown sugar. It’s like eating a cinnamon apple pie. Yum!

2. Sticky Maple Glazed Cinnamon Raisins Rolls Vegan Maple Glazed Cinnamon Raisins Rolls close up with icing

Just look at these decadent Sticky Maple Glazed Cinnamon Raisins Rolls! They taste just as delicious as they look plus, at only 170 calories each, you can indulge in more than one guilt-free!

3. Cinnamon Rolls 

These Cinnamon Rolls may look like any other cinnamon roll but they are extra buttery, gooey, and sweet! These are an ultra-rich take on the classic sticky bun!

4. Chai Marzipan Cinnamon Rolls With Maple GlazeChai Marzipan Cinnamon Rolls With Maple Glaze [Vegan]

These Chai Marzipan Cinnamon Rolls With Maple Glaze soak up the maple icing flavor. This recipe makes for a super soft and ultra gooey sticky bun with just enough chai flavor.

5. Pumpkin Cinnamon Roll Cake for One Healthy Pumpkin Cinnamon Roll Cake for One

A gooey, pumpkiny, single serve sticky bun in less than 30 minutes? Pop this Pumpkin Cinnamon Roll Cake for One in the oven before you eat dinner and by the time you’re done, it’ll be ready for dessert!

6. Sticky Pecan Rolls sticky pecan rolls

These gluten-free Sticky Pecan Rolls come with a homemade dough recipe along with a creamy, sweet butter recipe to smother them in! Try these out for your gluten-free friends who are craving a sweet, doughy treat!

7. Walnut Sticky BunsWalnut Sticky Buns

Try these Walnut Sticky Buns when you need some extra sweetness because this recipe has a cinnamon sugar butter AND a glaze. These are so decadent, you could also serve them for dessert alongside a scoop of French Vanilla Ice Cream!

8. Caramel Apple Stuffed Pretzel RollsVegan Gluten-Free Caramel Apple Stuffed Pretzel Rolls with thick caramel sauce

This recipe is basically a giant salty, sweet, gluten-free sticky bun turned on its side. Cut these Caramel Apple Stuffed Pretzel Rolls into slices and serve with a thick, decadent caramel sauce!

9. Date-Sweetened Cinnamon Sticky Buns 

If you think dates are ooey and gooey all by themselves, you’re going to be in sticky-bun heaven with this Date-Sweetened Cinnamon Sticky Buns recipe! Dense, indulgent, and filled with a warm kick of cinnamon and a blast of date sweetness. Just the way cinnamon sticky buns were meant to be!

10. Monkey Bread Cinnamon Rolls 

Monkey Bread Cinnamon Rolls are a crowd pleaser because the outer pieces get crisp and glazed while the inside pieces stay soft and gooey. This is like a sticky bun cake, perfect for sharing!

11. One-Pot Pecan Sticky Toffee Pudding

This sticky bun recipe is for the sweet tooth in all of us. This One-Pot Pecan Sticky Toffee Pudding is a giant sticky bun bread pudding with minimal cleanup.

12. ‘Buttermilk’ Cinnamon Rolls Buttermilk Cinnamon Rolls b

These ‘Buttermilk’ Cinnamon Rolls are perfect for those who don’t have a lot of time in the morning because the recipe makes a bunch, and the rolls freeze beautifully – so you can enjoy a warm, indulgent breakfast anytime.

13. Oil-Free Cinnamon Rolls With Creamy Lemon GlazeOil Free Cinnamon Rolls 1

These Oil-Free Cinnamon Rolls With Creamy Lemon Glaze are the traditional sticky bun but with a fresher, lighter flavor! The creamy lemon glaze gives the rolls a real zing!

14. Raw Cheesecake Filled Cinnamon Rolls

Introducing creamy Raw Cheesecake Filled Cinnamon Rolls! They’re good for breakfast, snacks, or dessert. These no-bake raw vegan goodies are filled with whole nuts, seeds, and grains, sweetened with unrefined sugar, and flavored with cinnamon, vanilla, and lemon.

 15. 3-Ingredient Whisk-Only Caramel Sauce Vegan Three-Ingredient Whisky-Only Caramel Sauce

Need a quick way to make your sticky buns EXTRA sticky? Try this 3-Ingredient Whisk-Only Caramel Sauce, it’s vegan, gluten-free and you almost definitely have all three ingredients on hand. Apple Cinnamon Sticky Buns 3

If you prefer savory breakfast dishes over sticky bun recipes, check out 15 Savory Quiches That are Egg-Free and Sensational by downloading the Food Monster App, which is available for both Android and iPhone, and can also be found on Instagram and Facebook

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Reducing your meat intake and eating more plant-based foods is known to help with chronic inflammationheart healthmental wellbeingfitness goalsnutritional needsallergiesgut health, and more! Unfortunately, dairy consumption also has been linked to many health problems, including acnehormonal imbalancecancerprostate cancer, and has many side effects.

For those interested in eating more plant-based, we highly recommend purchasing one of our many plant-based cookbooks or downloading the Food Monster App which has thousands of delicious recipes making it the largest vegan recipe resource to help reduce your environmental footprint, save animals and get healthy! And, while you are at it, we encourage you to also learn about the environmental and health benefits of a plant-based diet.

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