Easy Cinnamon Thins

Total Time

Prep: 20 min. + standing


2-1/2 dozen

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
When a co-worker’s husband came home from Iraq, we had a potluck for him. These cookies with coarse red sugar matched our patriotic theme. —Janet Whittington, Heath, Ohio
Easy Cinnamon Thins Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 12 ounces white candy coating, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon extract
  • 30 Ritz crackers
  • 12 finely crushed cinnamon hard candies
  • Red colored sugar


  1. In a microwave, melt candy coating; stir until smooth. Stir in extract.
  2. Dip crackers in candy coating mixture; allow excess to drip off. Place on waxed paper. Decorate with candies and colored sugar as desired. Let stand until set.

Nutrition Facts

1 cookie: 75 calories, 4g fat (3g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 36mg sodium, 10g carbohydrate (8g sugars, 0 fiber), 0 protein.