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Cinnamon Sugar Cookies
Prep Time
15 mins
Cook Time
15 mins
Freeze Time
30 mins
Total Time
1 hr
Show someone how much you love them this Valentine’s Day, or any day, with Cinnamon Sugar Cookies, an easy recipe that starts with a refrigerated cookie dough. A filling of brown sugar, cinnamon and butter create swirls of sugar that fill every bite of these easy to make cookies!
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: brown sugar sugar cookies, cinnamon sugar cookies, sugar cookies
Servings: 36 cookies
Calories: 40 kcal
Author: Gwynn Galvin
  1. Preheat oven to 350F.
  2. Combine sugar cookies dough and flour until blended. On lightly floured surface roll dough out to 9″ x 12″ rectangle.
  3. In small bowl combine brown sugar, cinnamon and butter. Sprinkle evenly over dough. Gently press to adhere.
  4. Beginning at long side, roll up dough. Freeze 30 minutes.
  5. Cut into 36 slices. Arrange, flat side down, 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake, in batches, 18 minutes or until edges are golden.
  6. Cool in pan 3 minutes. Remove from pan and cool completely on wire rack.
  7. In small bowl combine confectioners’ sugar and warm water. Stir until smooth and blended. Tint half of glaze mixture with pink food color.
  8. Decorate cookies as desired with glaze, sprinkles and/or cake sparkles.
Recipe Notes

Makes 3 dozen cookies.

Nutrition Facts
Cinnamon Sugar Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 40 Calories from Fat 9
% Daily Value*
Fat 1g2%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Cholesterol 1mg0%
Sodium 2mg0%
Potassium 6mg0%
Carbohydrates 10g3%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 10g11%
Protein 1g2%
Calcium 6mg1%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.