Cinnamon Snaps Recipe

Cinnamon Snaps Recipe

Cinnamon Snaps Recipe
  • icons/brand/timer copy 2 Created with Sketch. Cook Time: 37 Minutes
  • icons/brand/silverware copy Created with Sketch. Yield: 3 dozen cookies
  • It's not a gingersnap, it's a cinnamon snap!


  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/4 cup shortening
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1/4 cup molasses
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 tbsp Ground Cinnamon


  1. Cream butter, shortening and brown sugar, using an electric mixer. Add egg and molasses; mix well. Gradually add in flour, baking soda, salt and cinnamon.
  2. Roll dough into 1-inch balls, then roll the balls in 1/2 cup white sugar. Place balls 2 inches apart on an ungreased baking sheet. Flatten with a flat-bottomed drinking glass.
  3. Bake at 350ºF for 10 to 12 minutes, or until cookies are set and tops are cracked. Cool on wire rack.
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