Cinnamon Nut Filling

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 5 min.


about 1 cup

Updated: Sep. 26, 2022
I love to combine this recipe with a sweet dough to make a coffee cake to serve to company.—Jenny Reece, Lowry, Minnesota


  • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts or pecans
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 2 tablespoons butter, softened


  1. In a bowl, combine the brown sugar, walnuts and cinnamon. Use for Braided Coffee Cake or Coffee Cake Ring. Spread butter over dough; sprinkle with sugar mixture.