Cinnamon Pastries

Difficulty: ★☆☆


  • 1 Cup butter.
  • ½ Cup all-purpose flour.
  • ½ Cup confectioners’ sugar.
  • ½ Teaspoon ground cinnamon.
  • ¼ Teaspoon salt.
  • 1 Teaspoon vanilla extract.

Category: Desserts


In a medium bowl, whisk ½ cup confectioners’ sugar and butter until smooth. Stir in vanilla extract. In a separate bowl, combine flour, salt, and ½ teaspoon of cinnamon. Stir into the creamed mixture to get stiff dough. Shape dough into 1 inch balls. Preheat oven to 350ºF and grease cookie sheets. Mix 1 cup confectioners’ sugar and 1 teaspoon cinnamon; roll balls in cinnamon mixture. Bake for 15 to 20 minutes in preheated oven, or until nicely browned. Cool cookies on wire racks before serving.