Cinnamon twists on a wire rack

Cinnamon recipes

Use this spectacular storecupboard spice in a range of bakes, breakfasts, warming drinks and snacks with our best-ever cinnamon recipes.

42 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Bake these fabulous cinnamon twists for an on-the-go breakfast or sweet treat. They take a little effort but are well worth it

1 hr
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Vegetarian
20 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Use a sourdough starter to make these moreish cinnamon buns. It adds a contrasting tang to the classic sweet and sticky flavours. Top with a soft cheese icing, if you like

1 hr and 40 mins
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Vegetarian
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6 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Make our ultimate cinnamon rolls, with toffee edges and plenty of layers. Prepare the day before for warm, sticky buns for breakfast

1 hr and 20 mins
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6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Serve these cinnamon roll pancakes for breakfast or brunch with caramel yogurt and maple syrup. They also make an inspired dessert for Pancake Day

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Take cinnamon whirls to a new level of indulgence with this giant version. Perfect for a party, it takes a little more effort but the results are well worth it

1 hr and 30 mins
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Vegetarian
3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Add a cinnamon stick to an assam leaf tea to make this warming cinnamon-spiced brew that's great on cold days. Sweeten with a dollop of honey to taste

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
3 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Love custard tarts or pastel de nata? Try GF member Sue Tappin's recipe for cinnamon-topped custard pie – it's deliciously decadent

1 hr and 25 mins
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Vegetarian
8 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Use ready-made croissant dough to make these easy cinnamon rolls. We’ve topped the rolls with a thick caramel, but you could use a thin white icing instead

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
8 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Make a batch of these pancakes for a delicious low-cal breakfast. With wholemeal flour to make them more filling, they're topped with an easy blueberry sauce

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Pack these in tins for picnics or school fetes, or serve single bars with a dollop of clotted cream for dessert. Blackberries also work really well when strawberry season is over

1 hr and 10 mins
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2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These date and walnut cinnamon bites are quick to whip up for a healthy snack. They also work as an after-dinner treat if you have friends round

5 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
5 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Warm up in winter with a glass of fabulously decadent cinnamon butter rum. It's the perfect tipple to enjoy at a festive gathering over the Christmas season

9 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
19 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Whip up a batch of these chewy, oaty flapjacks, packed with nuts, seeds and desiccated coconut - perfect as a afternoon pick-me-up

55 mins
Easy
20 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

It may taste indulgent, but this low-sugar fruity bake is sweetened with xylitol and topped with crunchy pecans

55 mins
Easy
59 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Start the day in a superhealthy way with energy-boosting oats and fresh fruit

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
194 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Who can resist a slice of moist, frosting-topped carrot cake with a warming cuppa?

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
8 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

If you like your popcorn sweet on movie night, then this recipe with a sugary glaze and a hint of warming spice won't disappoint

25 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
23 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Use gluten-free flour in these thin breakfast pancakes served with almond butter, fruit and lemon

15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
17 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Edd Kimber creates a version of these German spiced cookies- they're chewy, crisp and similar to an almond macaroon

45 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Mix nut butter with creamy Greek yogurt and spice for a super simple lunchbox snack that kids will love - serve with apples or vegetable sticks

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
10 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Pancakes are the ultimate breakfast and these are particularly great to rustle up on a camping holiday, with no scales required!

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 3.5 out of 5 star rating

This simple spread has only a handful of ingredients and makes a handy vegan snack. Spread it on apple rounds for an easy way to get one of your five-a-day

10 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
11 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Infuse ice cream with a double-hit of cinnamon - grinding your own spices is worth the extra effort

40 mins
More effort
27 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

A simple and stylish nutty fig pudding ready in just 10 minutes

10 mins
Easy
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