How To Warm Up Cinnamon Rolls In A Pan

By Barbara | August 27, 2019

After learning the proper way of warming up your rolls in a pan, you will be so excited to prepare as many cinnamon rolls as you want.

These are some of the methods you can use to heat up your cinnamon rolls again and regain their delicious taste. You might even confuse the reheated rolls for freshly baked ones because they will be so delicious.

And if you prefer the rolls very hot, you can always go for cinnamon rolls with chili.

In a Pan

Most people do not think of pans or grills when they want to warm up their cinnamon buns yet they work. Also, if you have a griddler or even a George Forman Grill, you are set.


  1. Preheat whichever one you are using and then place your cinnamon buns in it.
  2. Close the lid and give the rolls about 10 minutes.
  3. Take out your cinnamon rolls and enjoy

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How To Soften Hard Cinnamon Rolls

Having hard cinnamon rolls can be a nightmare. You may not know what to do with them because you may not feel like putting them anywhere near your mouth.

However, there are ways to soften those stale rolls and make them edible again.

  • Sprinkle some water on your hard-cinnamon rolls and then cover them with foil.
  • Let them bake in the oven 15-20 minutes. Make sure to do it under moderate heat.

The steam will make the cinnamon buns soft. The aluminum will also help in locking in moisture. That is how you will soften your cinnamon rolls.


covering cinnamon rolls with glaze


You should know how to reheat cinnamon rolls because it is easy and you will love the results. If you dedicate some little time and effort, you will continue to enjoy your rolls the same way you did when they were freshly made.

It’s okay if you are confused by the various options.

The reheating equipment you have may determine the technique to choose. For example, if you only have an oven then you will definitely need to use that oven to warm up your rolls.

However, if you have more than one equipment then you can try one method at a time and you will know which one works best for you.

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