Vegan Matcha Black Sesame Cinnamon Rolls

Vegan Matcha Black Sesame Cinnamon Rolls

Vegan Matcha Black Sesame Cinnamon Rolls

These VEGAN MATCHA BLACK SESAME CINNAMON ROLLS make the absolute best vegan matcha dessert recipe!
Follow this recipe to make a delicious one.
🍴⁠ RECIPE 🍴⁠
*Vegan Matcha Bun Dough
¾ cup of warmed almond milk
1 Tbsp of Zen Tea Leaf® Matcha Green Tea Powder⁠
2 ¼ tsp of active dried yeast 1 standard packet
½ cup of melted butter
½ cup of sugar
1 tsp of lemon juice
3 cups of all purpose flour
1 tsp of salt

*Black Sesame Filling
½ cup black sesame seeds
½ cup organic sugar
¼ cup cold butter
2 tsp vanilla extract

*Matcha Icing
2 Tbsp almond milk
1 tsp matcha
1 tsp fresh lemon juice
1 cup organic powdered sugar

*Matcha Dough
1. In a bowl, whisk matcha & the warmed almond milk. Then add in the active dried yeast and stir. Let it sit 10 mins.
2. In a mixing bowl, whisk sugar, lemon juice, & melted butter until combine. Slowly add in flour until a dough forms. Then knead it for 5 mins until stretchy and elastic.
3. Lightly spray a large bowl with oil, form the dough into a ball, and add to the bowl. Cover & let rise for 1 hour.

1. Blend your black sesame seeds & sugar. Add in the cold butter & vanilla. Pulse together until a thick paste forms. Set aside in the fridge.

1. Roll the dough then evenly spread the sesame filling.
2. Lightly flour it & seal it by pinching the edges.
3. Trim the ends & place into a cake pan & cover it with plastic wrap. Set aside for 1 hour before baking.

Preheat the Oven to 350F then bake the buns for 40 minutes. Remove it from the oven & let cool.

*Matcha Icing
In a small bowl, whisk the matcha, almond milk & lemon juice until no clumps. Gradually add & whisk in the powdered sugar until smooth icing has formed.
Pour it over the cooled buns.




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