These fudgey brownies have a smokey heat thanks to ancho chile powder. Cinnamon and cayenne round out the warm flavors while the chocolate chips add a double dose of chocolate.
'cinnamon' on Serious Eats
I've recently had a brainstorm that's caused me to rethink monkey bread completely: Challah. After some hours in the test kitchen, I'm forsaking all other monkey breads for this one.
This tender, buttery, fruit or nut-filled pastry takes its name from the Danish word for pretzel. But make no mistake, it's not your supermarket Danish.
Is there anything better than warm cinnamon and sugar on a cold winter day? One Bowl Baking uses both as the filling for moist, crumbly cinnamon sugar scones. They come together in no time, making this recipe suitable for both weekdays and the weekend.
If you haven't seen this sweet at Gramercy Tavern before, you're not alone: this monkey bread isn't on the restaurant's menu, reserved instead for birthdays, family meals, and special occasions. Luckily, it's a staff secret the The Gramercy Tavern Cookbook has let slip.
People will think these are traditional cider doughnut holes, but they never actually see a fryer, instead getting a quick bath in melted butter and a toss in cinnamon sugar while still warm from the oven. They're super cute, super delicious, and even better, super easy and super FAST.
Sweet potato imparts an earthiness to these soft cookies, which are spiced with cinnamon, clove, nutmeg, and ginger for fall.
This week SE'ers got in the autumnal mood by baking with fragrant, cozy cinnamon. Drool over these cinnamon-y beignets, sponge cake, scones, and more.
With the cool winds starting to blow, it's that time of year where a bready, warm, cinnamony breakfast is all that you want to start off the day. In honor of cooler temperatures and cozy mornings, we've compiled a list of our 12 favorite cinnamon breakfast sweets.
These bite-sized cinnamon rolls are baked in a mini muffin tin and drizzled with a sweet confectioners sugar glaze. Because isn't it time your brunch table bread basket got an upgrade?
Amp up your wedding cookies by rolling them in cinnamon sugar.
Soft cinnamon apples top a tangy, moist cake flavored with applesauce and yogurt.
Sugar and spice and everything nice (in this case, a ton of butter) come together to flavor these sweet little lumps from Glazed, Filled, Sugared, & Dipped. Chef Collucci scaled down their size from full-on doughnuts to indulgent bites, leaving it up to you to savor several, or stuff your face.
Now this is a reason to get out of bed in the morning. These individual cakes are moist and buttery and 'all about the top' with pebbly brown sugar-cinnamon crumbs.
The Mexican beverage in ice cream form. Refreshing, comforting, creamy—serve this to end your summer taco night or to top that pineapple you just took off the grill.
It's no secret that rhubarb is one of my favorite kinds of jam. I've made it with blueberries, raspberries, oranges, and even rosewater. This new twist on a classic version incorporates sweet, floral honey and spicy cinnamon.
These biscotti are spiced with cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, and allspice, then topped with a shiny glaze. They're the perfect companion for a cup of coffee, where they'll leave a trace of sweetness.
Highlighting the sweet freshness of autumn figs and pears, this jam is a fall favorite. Tart orange provides a touch of zip, while just a hint of cinnamon adds warmth for those shorter, cooler evenings.
These cinnamon sugar crescents take a simple sweet yeasted dough and, with minimal effort, become something much more exciting. You roll the dough into a circle, paint it with butter, and sprinkle it with cinnamon sugar. The circle is cut into wedges that are rolled, rugelach-style, into crescents.
I especially love cinnamon in the morning—think: morning buns and cinnamon rolls— but it really pairs well with anything sweet or buttery. In fact every bakery in the Bay seems to have at least one cinnamon sweet on their menu, so which to choose? We've sifted through the offerings, and from cinnamon toast ice cream to iced cinnamon apple fritters, here are 7 cinnamon sweets that we love in San Francisco.