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coffee roll

Definitions of coffee roll
  1. noun
    any of numerous yeast-raised sweet rolls with our without raisins or nuts or spices or a glaze
    synonyms: sweet roll
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    cross bun, hot cross bun
    moderately sweet raised roll containing spices and raisins and citron and decorated with a cross-shaped sugar glaze
    bear claw, bear paw
    almond-flavored yeast-raised pastry shaped in an irregular semicircle resembling a bear's claw
    cinnamon bun, cinnamon roll, cinnamon snail
    rolled dough spread with cinnamon and sugar (and raisins) then sliced before baking
    caramel bun, honey bun, schnecken, sticky bun
    rolled dough spread with sugar and nuts then sliced and baked in muffin tins with honey or sugar and butter in the bottom
    pinwheel roll
    pinwheel-shaped rolls spread with cinnamon and sugar and filled with e.g. jam before baking
    danish, danish pastry
    light sweet yeast-raised roll usually filled with fruits or cheese
    type of:
    bun, roll
    small rounded bread either plain or sweet
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