Raspberry Sticky Buns

We’re serving up perky and sweet Raspberry Sticky Buns for breakfast! These warm fruity sticky buns will make any day feel special.

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Happy Friday! How was your week?

I bet you could use a good cup of coffee and a sweet raspberry sticky bun right now.

…that’s what I thought.

Gooey Raspberry Sticky Buns - An easy #stickybuns #recipe that is perfect for #spring!

Life is challenging.

It’s the little things, like a 75 degree day, a smile from a stranger, or a special breakfast treat, that lifts our spirits on a hard day.


In fact, I’m pretty sure it was sticky buns that helped me get through puberty and college.

And last week.

Making Raspberry Sticky Buns - An easy #stickybuns #recipe that is perfect for #spring!

These Raspberry Sticky Buns are so gooey, with sweet raspberries oozing out, they could bring a smile to anyone’s face.

The bottoms are saturated with blushing juices, so you could flip them over and serve them up-side-down, like traditional sticky buns. Yet I like to serve them right-side-up with creamy lemon glaze to give them an extra boost of flavor.

How to Make Raspberry Sticky Buns - An easy #stickybuns #recipe that is perfect for #spring!

Start with frozen bread dough, to cut out the step of making dough from scratch.

Then once the dough has had time to rise, roll it out, slather it with a mixture of mascarpone cheese and lemon zest, and then sprinkle it with frozen raspberries mixed with sugar and cornstarch.

Roll the dough into a log, and cut into 15 pieces.

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Once the raspberry sticky buns come out of the oven, drizzle them in sweet lemon glaze.


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Raspberry Sticky Buns go perfectly with a light roast coffee.

We love to buy Starbucks Coffee in K-Cups for our Keurig® Special Edition Brewing System. Both Dan and I would rather have 1-2 good cups of coffee a day, than a whole pot of mediocre coffee.

Starbucks Blonde Roast Coffees are fabulous for spring because of their bright clean flavor. Both the new Starbucks® Aria Blend K-Cup® Packs and Starbucks® Bright Sky Blend K-Cup® Packs complement light fruity dishes.

Coffee and Sticky Buns

I served my sticky buns with Starbucks® Aria Blend K-Cup® Packs because they have a light citrusy quality that paired perfectly with the zingy raspberries and lemon zest. Plus it’s so smooth, I feel less inclined to load it up with cream.

Well… I do really like cream.

Coffee and Cream

Raspberry Sticky Buns are a great make-ahead item, you can prepare them in the evening, place in the fridge, then bake them off in the morning.

Just in time to serve with your blonde roast coffee!

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64 comments on “Raspberry Sticky Buns

  1. Kelli @ The Corner Kitchenposted March 7, 2014 at 6:10 am Reply

    These sticky buns look amazing, Sommer! Love the raspberries! These buns are definitely a must for my weekend!

  2. Taylor @ Food Faith Fitnessposted March 7, 2014 at 7:08 am Reply

    Love how easy these are…so much more than the yeasted sticky bun!
    I could go for 5 right about now. The raspberry addition is DELISH.

  3. Norma | Allspice and Nutmegposted March 7, 2014 at 7:31 am Reply

    I love raspberry in breads and I love how easy these are to make. Pinning.

  4. Jennie @themessybakerblogposted March 7, 2014 at 8:04 am Reply

    These are gorgeous, Sommer. Absolutely gorgeous. I love the raspberry filling. That picture with the coffee is really cool.

  5. Tieghanposted March 7, 2014 at 8:06 am Reply

    I love sticky buns, but have only ever had one filled with brown sugar + nuts. I cannot wait to try a fruity version. These are so colorful and delicious looking. Plus, I love raspberry anything!

  6. Kevin @ Closet Cookingposted March 7, 2014 at 8:06 am Reply

    I so want these!

  7. Heather Christoposted March 7, 2014 at 8:46 am Reply

    These are just INSANELY gorgeous Sommer!! and I love the coffee pairing- who doesn’t love a cup of coffee with their breakfast!?

  8. Sandy @ ReluctantEntertainerposted March 7, 2014 at 8:52 am Reply

    Looks fabulous. Love raspberries. Love sticky buns! Thanks Sommer!

  9. Erin | The Law Student's Wifeposted March 7, 2014 at 8:54 am Reply

    I love sticky buns on lazy Saturdays! We make them regularly, but I have yet to try a fruity version. These remind me of summer days ahead, and that makes me oh so happy :)

  10. Brenda @ a farmgirl's dabblesposted March 7, 2014 at 9:05 am Reply

    Beautiful rolls, Sommer. Those raspberries!!

  11. Julie @ Table for Twoposted March 7, 2014 at 9:05 am Reply

    Love the flavor of these sticky buns!! The gif is so fun :)

  12. Jessica @ A Kitchen Addictionposted March 7, 2014 at 9:31 am Reply

    These look and sound amazing! What a great way to brighten up the day!

  13. Gabyposted March 7, 2014 at 12:06 pm Reply

    Oh what a delicious treat!

  14. Sylvie | Gourmande in the Kitchenposted March 7, 2014 at 8:32 pm Reply

    What a treat! The raspberries are a nice addition to this classic.

  15. marlaposted March 8, 2014 at 2:28 am Reply

    OMG! These rolls look amazing! Love the raspberry.

  16. Gerry @ Foodness Graciousposted March 8, 2014 at 8:50 am Reply

    Outstanding! Love the rich look to it.

  17. Heatherposted March 8, 2014 at 1:59 pm Reply

    Sticky buns are pretty much the last thing that I like to eat, but raspberry sticky buns are totally different. Im making these for Easter morning breakfast!!! They look yummy and beautiful!

  18. Paula – bell’alimentoposted March 8, 2014 at 6:31 pm Reply

    Oh, my breakfast! Love!

  19. Laura (Tutti Dolci)posted March 8, 2014 at 7:45 pm Reply

    So gorgeous, just what my coffee needs!

  20. Julieposted March 9, 2014 at 9:31 am Reply

    Do you have a recipe for the dough that could be made in a breadmaker? I love the idea of making these rolls, and could use blueberries too, but the frozen bread dough in the stores are expensive and not as good as homemade in my opinion. Love fresh dough! Thanks!

    • Sommerposted March 9, 2014 at 9:49 am Reply

      Hi Julie, there’s a link in the recipe for a homemade dough I would use in this recipe. I don’t see why it couldn’t be kneaded in a bread maker. It’s so tender, it’s more like a brioche than standard white bread!

      • Clareposted April 4, 2015 at 9:20 am

        The link takes me to an error page.  I really want to make these but my grocery store only sells packs of 5 frozen bread dough loves and that just sounds dangerous to me!  Can you please provide your bread dough recipe?

      • Sommerposted April 6, 2015 at 12:40 am

        Hi Clare, error fixed! Thanks for letting me know. :)

  21. Jocelyn (Grandbaby Cakes)posted March 9, 2014 at 6:05 pm Reply

    OMG these sticky buns look absolutely fantastic!!!! I think I am in love!

  22. Nancy @ gottagetbakedposted March 9, 2014 at 6:21 pm Reply

    Wow, these sticky buns look incredible! And your photos are so lovely. I wish I could wake up to these for breakfast every day!

  23. Megan {Country Cleaver}posted March 9, 2014 at 7:18 pm Reply

    Sticky buns make everything better – I rely on carbs and coffee to get me through the day – and these are beautiful!

  24. Carol at Wild Goose Teaposted March 10, 2014 at 8:46 pm Reply

    Perky? Made me think of cheer leaders and pom poms. Laughing here. However I would definitely get the pom poms out for these sticky buns. Oh yeah, I do think coffee when I look at the photo. What really grabbed me is the suggestion to use frozen bread dough. That is probably a common idea, but for me a light bulb went on. A high wattage light bulb! Excellent.

  25. Jackieposted March 11, 2014 at 4:54 pm Reply

    You’re a genius. These look amazing…

  26. Jessica @ Jessiker Bakesposted March 11, 2014 at 4:55 pm Reply

    I love the fresh and summery ideas here! And most, of all, I LOVE sticky buns!

  27. Erikaposted March 12, 2014 at 7:01 am Reply

    Oh My Goodness.. I am seriously drooling right now. These sticky buns are amazing!

  28. [email protected]posted March 12, 2014 at 9:29 am Reply

    Wow, what a great idea!!

  29. Mila Furmanposted March 12, 2014 at 1:16 pm Reply

    How perfect! What a great twist on a classic! Pinned and making :) And I LOOOVE my cream with my coffee too! You are not alone sister!

  30. Kimberly Bonnettposted March 14, 2014 at 11:17 pm Reply

    These are pure inspired genius! So glad for stumbling onto your blog from Pinterest! Your pictures are a treat for the eyes, I am drooling!

  31. Nutmeg Nannyposted March 15, 2014 at 7:38 pm Reply

    Oh yes, I could definitely use one of these right now as I type! It looks so delicious :)

  32. Carolynposted March 17, 2014 at 2:56 pm Reply

    OMG, I love these. How did I miss them earlier???

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  34. Marcyposted March 21, 2014 at 11:35 am Reply

    If prepping these the night before, at what point would I leave these in the fridge overnight… prior to the final rise before baking?

    • Sommerposted March 23, 2014 at 9:49 am Reply

      Yes, that’s right. :)

  35. blairposted April 21, 2014 at 8:59 am Reply

    I made these this weekend for Easter and they were delicious and a hit! I used cream cheese. Perfect spring/summer recipe! And pretty to look at! .

    Rating: 5
  36. Bronwynposted April 25, 2014 at 11:11 pm Reply

    Omg so delicious! I made my own mascarpone last night (folded some into the glaze topping) and used fresh raspberries and added a little lemon juice to the mix. Yummy!

    Rating: 5
  37. Melanie @ Carmel Momentsposted May 4, 2014 at 3:14 pm Reply

    Just came across these Sommer. They’re utterly gorgeous!
    Definitely something I’d love to make!

  38. Frankposted May 26, 2014 at 3:11 pm Reply

    Make these today!
    Fairly easy and tastes OUT OF THIS WORLD, esp if you like raspberries!
    Adjusted the recipe a bit, used 4 oz Mascarpone and 4 oz Cream Cheese to get both the gooey and sweet taste!!!

    Rating: 5
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  40. karinposted June 30, 2014 at 5:36 pm Reply

    These look amazing – I can’t wait to try them! I’ve never seen (or bought) frozen bread dough before…is it easy to find?

  41. Alison Jeanineposted August 29, 2014 at 11:33 pm Reply

    LOVE this idea! This opens up a whole new door for the Cinnamon Roll. Making these THIS weekend! :) Xo, Alison


  42. Melissaposted August 31, 2014 at 6:35 am Reply

    I made these rolls this morning and they are FANTASTIC! I did not include the cream cheese layer because I missed that ingredient while shopping. I will try that next time because lemon and raspberry sounds Devine!

    Rating: 5
  43. hanneloreposted October 16, 2014 at 6:08 am Reply

    They look delicious! I can’t seem to find the list of ingredients so I can stop shopping….WHERE is the recipe??????:((

    • hanneloreposted October 16, 2014 at 6:09 am Reply

      I mean…stop drooling and start shopping:)

    • Sommerposted October 16, 2014 at 11:19 pm Reply

      Sorry about that! Just a little glitch… The recipe should be back up!!

  44. susan gillposted October 16, 2014 at 4:06 pm Reply

    Do you think these could be made with fresh Raspberries?

    • Sommerposted October 16, 2014 at 11:20 pm Reply

      Hi Susan, YES!!

  45. Liz @ Floating Kitchenposted October 18, 2014 at 6:16 am Reply

    GAH – these look incredible! I’m thinking I might try them with some fresh cranberries, since it’s October. Can’t wait. I’m drooling all ready!

  46. elizabeth @LocalSavourposted October 21, 2014 at 8:02 pm Reply

    Holy yum these look amazing Sommer! Can’t wait to try.

  47. saraposted October 25, 2014 at 9:33 am Reply

    These rolls look SO lovely! That pink color is beautiful and I bet they taste AMAZING!

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  50. Susan Meyerposted June 19, 2015 at 10:56 pm Reply

    I have an abundance of fresh raspberries straight from the garden. Will fresh work or do they need to be frozen?

  51. annieposted July 2, 2015 at 8:29 am Reply

    These look wonderful. How long are they good? I like to give baked goods for Christmas and these look like a wonderful gift, especially with the red from raspberries! Could you give them unbaked?

    • Sommerposted July 5, 2015 at 9:20 am Reply

      Hi Annie! They last for 5-6 days baked. I believe you could probably give them out frozen, to be baked later. Let me know if you try it!

      • annieposted July 5, 2015 at 10:37 am

        thanks! i will definitely try this out!

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  55. Brittanyposted November 29, 2017 at 5:09 pm Reply

    I would like to make this for Christmas morning, I’m wondering if the rolls can be put in the fridge the night before and then cooked in the morning? If you can’t do that, what would you suggest the best way to reheat it in the morning? I won’t have time to make it morning of.