Soft & Fluffy Cinnamon Roll Cookies

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Soft & Fluffy Cinnamon Roll Cookies | Homemade, Chewy Cinnamon Roll Cookies! πŸ˜‹ πŸ˜‹ πŸ˜‹ πŸ˜‹ πŸ˜‹ πŸ˜‹ #cookies #cinnamonroll #soft #fluffy #desserts #homemade #chewy

INGREDIENTS

  • COOKIE
  • ΒΎ cup granulated sugar
  • 2 tablespoons butter-flavored shortening
  • 2 tablespoons butter, room temperature
  • 1 egg, room temperature
  • ΒΌ cup buttermilk, room temperature
  • ΒΌ teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1ΒΎ cups all-purpose flour
  • Β½ teaspoon baking powder
  • Β½ teaspoon baking soda
  • β…› teaspoon salt
  • SUGAR CINNAMON MIXTURE
  • Β½ cup brown sugar
  • Β½ tablespoon cinnamon
  • 2 tablespoons butter, melted
  • CREAM CHEESE FROSTING (see note)
  • 2 oz. cream cheese, room temperature
  • 2 tablespoons butter, room temperature
  • Β½ cup + 2 tablespoons powdered sugar
  • 2-3 teaspoons milk (may need more or less to achieve desired texture)
  • vanilla extract, splash

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Preheat oven to 350 F.
  2. To make the cookies, cream together sugar, butter, and shortening.
  3. Mix in egg, buttermilk and vanilla extract.