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Cinnamon

Cinnamon toast, cinnamon apple pie, cinnamon streusel: It's a baker's favorite spice and an essential cooking ingredient. Chat with our community to get ideas for how to use cinnamon, where to buy it, and more.

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Ceylon Cinnamon: where in City of Toronto?

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by Dean Tudor 9 years ago

I'm looking for Ceylon Cinnamon sticks to grind. I know about Spice Trader, but they are out of my price range at $100 or more a pound (because they are organic sticks). Any thoughts? Thanks...

Alternate Fillings for "Cinnamon Rolls/Buns" ?

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by mymeowzer 9 years ago

Hi, Can anyone suggest some alternate fillings for a traditional cinnamon buns/rolls. I'm tired of the same old cinnamon flavor and would love to hear your ideas for flavors and recipes. Ma...

Grinding cinnamon

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by sue 13 years ago

I recently bought cinnamon sticks, and have been using my microplane grater to grind it. This seems fairly labor-intensive. I've heard that people use a coffee grinder to grind spices, but I don't ...

McCormick Gourmet Collection - Roasted Saigon Cinnamon

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by HillJ 5 years ago

I just saw an ad and recipe for using this new spice under their gourmet collection in BH&G magazine. I really love cinnamon but I am not familiar with roasted cinnamon. Has anyone bought this,...

Jazzing up refrigerated cinnamon buns

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by Covert Ops 12 years ago

Hi gang, Last night DH was craving something sweet, so I tried the new Grands Cinnabon cinnamon buns (I know they're not new, but there was something new-and-improved about these, extra flaky ma...

Spaghetti with meat sauce...and cinnamon sticks

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by tatamagouche 8 years ago

http://www.downwindrestaurant.com/PDR-64.jpg I know a lot about Italian and Italian-American cuisine, but this came as a total shocker. Googling it, I found some recipes that used sticks in the ...

Different Flavours of Cinnamon?

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by Seitan 2 years ago

I recently bought some cinnamon at my local supermarket. It's sold in bulk there, so I usually buy maybe half a pound a couple of times per year. I've been buying my cinnamon there for the past s...

How many times can I re-use a single cinnamon stick?

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by liu 13 years ago

I place a cinnamon stick in my tea before pouring in the boiling water. How many times can I re-use this same stick before it loses its maximum flavor (and perhaps health benefits?)? Since the s...

Kanelbullar - Swedish Cinnamon Rolls

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by tc2012 2 years ago

Has anyone made these before? I've seen a few videos on Youtube, and there's some variation with the method. Donal Skehan has a good video on it, but he doesn't let the buns rise after being shaped...

dissolving cinnamon?

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by ozbuc 11 years ago

I was recently diagnosed with type 2 diabetes and through a little research I have been reading about some positive effects that cinnamon has on type 2 diabetes. I have been adding cinnamon to my d...

Where can I find REAL CINNAMON -- It doesn't exist in the US - PLEASE READ

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by upstarter 12 years ago

Where can i find real cinnamon in the LA area, preferably from Sri Lanka? Unfortunately, many people don't know that the cinnamon sold in the USA is actually not cinnamon, but is actually a cous...

Saigon Cinnamon vs. "regular" (Ceylon) Cinnamon?

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by melval 7 years ago

We just ran out of cinnamon (we use it for everything!) and bought Saigon Cinnamon in a huge pack. I didn't realize until we got home to refill the spice jar that this stuff smells WAY stronger tha...

Your favourite and least favourite cinnamon buns

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by kwass 5 years ago

Just thought it would be nice to compile a list of best places to go for cinnamon buns. I love the cinnamon buns @ Hey! On Roncy, although I hear they don't make baked goods anymore. They have m...

Cinnamon sticks in Indian cooking

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by blustery 3 years ago

I love to cook Indian food, though no expert. I was watching Alamelu (love her) on utube and saw that she was using slivers of cinnamon stick. When I have used cinammon sticks I always kept them ...

West Indian cinnamon--or is it?

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by Sarah W-R 14 years ago

While in Grenada in summer '02, we bought (as the tourist industry really wants you to, but we were willing) a lot of whole spices: nutmegs, star anise, cloves, and cinnamon sticks. (Incidentally, ...

Cinnamon, Oregano and Black Pepper

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by timmeesue 3 years ago

I picked up these 3 spices at the store the other day: Vietnamese cinnamon, dried oregano and coarse ground black pepper. They were in their little plastic bags in the front seat of my car. It was ...

Cinnamon does not smell/taste like the mall pretzels. Help please.

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by tiramisu23 3 years ago

Hi first of all I'm fairly new to cooking and baking and recently purchased a bag of Ceylon Cinnamon for the first time. I've never really had cinnamon in my kitchen cause I never really spend any ...

Doctoring cinnamon muffin mix

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by DebinD 5 years ago

I'm not usually a cake or muffin mix person, but I have an event to cook for and we have been sick - so I'm looking for a bit easier. I'm making cinnamon streusel muffin mix from Betty Crocker. I...

Freezing Cinnamon Rolls - Before or After Baking?

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by mdepsmom 8 years ago

I wil have a friend visiting from out of state in a few weeks, and I'd like to pre-make a pan of homemade cinnamon rolls for her to enjoy while she is here. Can I freeze them in their pre-baked st...