20 Yummy Ways to Use Cinnamon

20 Yummy Ways to Use Cinnamon

At Recipe4Living, cinnamon is one of our favorite spices! Its tantalizing flavor works wonders in desserts and breakfast treats, but there’s more to cinnamon than just sweetness. We’ve got 20 different recipes for you that make use of cinnamon, including dinners and drinks! After you try a couple of these recipes, we bet cinnamon will be one of your favorite spices too!


Cinnabon Cinnamon Rolls - These rolls are best when eaten fresh, but 10 to 15 seconds in the microwave makes them almost as good as fresh.

Cinnamon Honey Pancakes - These pancakes are delicious with the right amount of spice!!

Cinnamon French Toast Bake - This easy breakfast bake features refrigerated cinnamon rolls that make quick work of favorite French toast flavors.

Cinnamon-Pecan Monkey Bread - Make a tasty morning treat in snap with this recipe using frozen bread dough.

Cinnamon-Streusel Cider Muffins - A thick sprinkling of streusel tops a pan of these quick and easy muffins. Their mild apple flavoring is sure to please all -- especially when they're served fresh from the oven.


Cinnamon Spiced Fried Tomatoes - You will love this easy, exotic fried tomato departure. And you will also love the incredible aroma that fills your kitchen the minute the tomato slices hit the hot pan.

Cinnamon-Orange Turkey Scaloppini - With a homemade rub sweet orange juice, this turkey dish is delicious.

Cinnamon Chicken - Cinnamon, garlic powder and Italian seasoning make an unusual but effective seasoning trio.

Cinnamon and Lime Chicken Fajitas - Potatoes and chicken breast meat flavored with warm and lively seasonings are the fixings for some seriously tasty fajitas! Complete the dish with your favorite toppings, and serve with beans and rice.

Cinnamon-Honey Sweet Potatoes - These fat-free potatoes are flavored with cinnamon, ginger, and more for a real sweet treat.


Cinnamon-Spice Oatmeal Raisin Cookies - Give me a handful of good oatmeal cookies any day. I like to use quick-cooking oats for the recipe that follows.

Cinnamon Toffee Pecan Cookies - This is a really easy recipe but another favorite.

Cinnamon-Chocolate Sheet Cake - My mother received this recipe from Jean McCumsey, a devoted volunteer to the cancer patients in the Oncology Clinic at Mason General Hospital, where she used to work.

Cinnamon Apple Crumb Pie - The easiest apple pie to make. Delicious.

Cinnamon "Fried" Ice Cream - An easy way to "fry" your ice cream. A quick finish under the broiler makes it authentic.


Cinnamon Apple Cooler - If you like apple pie, you'll love this refreshing tea drink.

Cinnamon-Dusted Mocha - An easy way to make a fancy drink without having to leave the house!

Ginger Cinnamon Tea - These two powerful spices blended with honey are an excellent combination.

Spiced Tea - Cinnamon, cloves, and citrus peel jazz up a cup of tea.

Dreamy Cinnamon-Hazelnut Coffee
- A lightly sweetened hazelnut coffee with a hint of cinnamon flavor.

What's your favorite way to use cinnamon? Share your recipe here!

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