Few things make us feel warm and fuzzy like the smell of cinnamon wafting through the kitchen. While desserts made with the warming spice are certainly welcome at holiday time, there's nothing stopping you from enjoying cinnamon treats all year round. From classic sticky rolls drizzled with vanilla frosting to cakes, cookies, breads, and even ice cream, there's a sweet, cinnamon-spiced treat for every kind of baker and dessert lover.
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Do you want to know the secret to these unbelievably delicious crispy sand tart cookies with cinnamon? Rolling the dough super thin. The taste is similar to holiday favorite butter cookies, but the cinnamon-sugar topping might make them your new family favorite treat.
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Do you swoon for the heavenly aroma and flavor of baked cinnamon rolls? You're going to bliss out over this ultimate cinnamon rolls recipe for America's favorite ooey, gooey cinnamon treat. Sweet dough is sprinkled with the spice and optional raisins rolled into a curl and baked until puffy and golden. Don't forget to drizzle with the vanilla frosting.
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Cinnamon-scented cream and dark chocolate are rolled in a cocoa-cinnamon coating to create these bite-sized gourmet cinnamon truffles. You could also get cheeky and dip them in melted chocolate, topping them with a Red Hot or other cinnamon candy.
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These fried apples with cinnamon dessert taste like apple pie but are quick and easy to make on your stovetop. Tart green or red apples are peeled, sliced, and caramelized in a pan with butter, brown sugar, cinnamon, and nutmeg. Top with fluffy whipped cream or vanilla ice cream for a special treat.Continue to 5 of 19 below.
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Every bite of this coffee cake with brown sugar cinnamon crumb topping includes a generous amount of cinnamon-spiced brown sugar streusel. It can be baked in a square or round cake pan depending on what you own. Serve it warm or at room temperature. You can also freeze it up to three months, so it's a great make-ahead dessert.
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In this comforting apple dumplings with cinnamon syrup recipe, apple slices are flavored with sugar and spices, then wrapped in a simple soft dough, and baked with a delicious syrup. Serve warm from the oven, with a drizzling of heavy cream or a scoop of ice cream.
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Cinnamon Bundt Cake
Serve this lovely cinnamon bundt cake at baby showers, brunches, or whenever an occasion calls for an elegant dessert. Yellow cake mix, instant vanilla pudding, and cinnamon combine with a few other pantry ingredients to create the fluffy, lightly-spiced batter. The glaze tastes just like the inside of a cinnamon roll.
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An ideal dessert for your next brunch, this cinnamon roll cake turns the crowd favorite breakfast treat into a beautiful cake. A homemade yeast batter is left to rise and then rolled out and covered in brown sugar and cinnamon. The dough is cut into strips which are spiraled around each other in a round cake pan. Once baked, the cake is topped with a cream cheese frosting resembling the signature icing.Continue to 9 of 19 below.
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These amusement park-inspired brown sugar and cinnamon funnel cakes get a wonderful aroma from cinnamon and brown sugar in the batter. A funnel is used to help the batter flow smoothly into the cooking pan, where they're quickly fried in hot oil until golden brown. Serve sprinkled with powdered sugar, drizzled with maple syrup, and topped off with whipped cream.
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Cinnamon ice cream is an absolute delight, but it's not easy to find in stores. That's no problem because this two-ingredient recipe—really a foodie trick—is a great way to make it yourself in barely any time. Serve on its own, with a sprig of fresh mint, or use for topping warm apple pie.
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Bake this traditional Jewish cinnamon babka and enjoy it at breakfast, brunch, or with your afternoon cup of tea. Pre-made cinnamon filling is used for this cake, along with a crunchy streusel topping.Continue to 13 of 19 below.
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Carrot Cake Cinnamon Rolls
These sweet carrot cake cinnamon rolls might be the sneakiest way to get kids to eat their carrots. Grated carrots add bright flecks of color to rolls packed with cinnamon, pecan, and brown sugar filling. They make a wonderful treat for a holiday morning and can be prepared the day before.
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Cinnamon Apple Scones
Scones are a versatile treat you can enjoy at any time of day. They go great with your morning coffee, are traditional with afternoon tea, and make a quick snack for kids after school. You're sure to love the scrumptious cinnamon-sugar coating of these cinnamon apple scones.
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Apples and cinnamon are a match made in heaven and they unite in this autumn cake. This apple spice cake includes apple schnapps, nutmeg, and allspice in the batter for plenty of fruit and spice flavor.Continue to 17 of 19 below.
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Vegan Cinnamon Spice Rice Pudding
Simple and soothing, vegan cinnamon spice rice pudding is one of the ultimate comfort foods. This vegan-friendly recipe is egg-free and dairy-free but has plenty of warming flavor from cinnamon, ginger, and pure maple syrup, and a nice creamy texture from arborio rice.
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Kids love to help make this apple cinnamon upside-down cake, which is baked with the fruit on the bottom, then turned upside down to serve. Cinnamon brings out the best in juicy, tart apples, and this cake fills your kitchen with homey baking smells. Serve topped with whipped cream or vanilla ice cream for a special family treat.