King Arthur Flour's Dark and Dangerous Cinnamon Buns [Photograph: Donna Currie]

Opening presents can be exhausting. Pulling ribbons, tearing apart paper, dancing with joy at your new best gift. Best to fuel up, or reward yourself afterwards, with a delicious homemade breakfast. A hot, gooey sticky bun, perhaps? Or maybe a chocolate muffin with the espresso baked right in?

Cinnamon Rolls

Cinnamon Knots
Skillingsboller, Norwegian Cinnamon Buns
Mini Muffin Tin Cinnamon Rolls
Chelsea Buns (British Cinnamon Rolls with Raisins)
King Arthur Flour's Dark and Dangerous Cinnamon Buns
Classic Cinnamon Rolls

Sticky Buns


Venezuelan Sticky Buns [Photograph: Maria del Mar Sacasa]

Easy Caramel Apple Sticky Buns
Serious Eats' Caramel Sticky Buns
Golfeados (Venezuelan Sticky Buns)
Maple Glazed Sticky Buns
Monkey Bread

Other Sweet Bready Things

Cinnamon Apple Sweet Rolls
Pumpkin Sweet Swirl Buns
Soda Bread with Port-Soaked Raisins

Granola (Eat some, gift some)

Eleven Madison Park's Granola

Eleven Madison Park's Granola [Photograph: Carrie Vasios Mullins]

Hearty Ski Granola
Pumpkin Granola
Eleven Madison Park's Granola
Gluten-Free Almond-Maple Granola Clusters
Holiday Granola


Coffee Cake Muffins
Apple Cider Doughnut Mini Muffins
Lemon Poppy Seed Yogurt Muffins
Espresso Chocolate Muffins


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