Sourdough Cinnamon Rolls
2 cups bread flour, 1+1/2 cups water, 1/4 cup sugar, 1/2 cup sour starter
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Mix together well.
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Cover and let sit at room temperature for 8-12 hours.
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Add 2 cups bread flour, 1/4 cup powdered milk, 3/4 tsp. salt, 2 Tbl. oil or butter.
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Begin kneading for 7-10 minutes.
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Add up to 1/2 cup more flour until dough pulls away from side of bowl.
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Dough should be soft and elastic. Tacky but not sticky.
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For filling: 1 cup dark brown sugar, 2 tsp. cocoa powder, 2 Tbl. cinnamon
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Mix together well.
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Lightly flour counter and roll into a thin rectangle.
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Spread 4 tablespoons softened butter over the dough.
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Generously cover with sugar mixture.
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Spread to the edges of the dough and press with a rolling pin to adhere.
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Roll up tightly into a log, pulling to keep it taut.
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Trim off ends with a sharp knife and cut into 12 equal pieces.
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Lightly butter baking dish and arrange cut pieces so that they can rise.
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Cover and let rise until doubled in size. Up to 2 hours
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Bake at 375 for 15 to 20 minutes or until tops are well browned.
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For cream cheese icing: 1 cup powdered sugar, 2 oz. cream cheese, 1 Tbl. heavy cream.
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Beat with mixer until light and fluffy.
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Let cool 5-10 minutes before icing.
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