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Cinnamon

What is cinnamon? About the ingredient cinnamon. Including 5,142 recipes with cinnamon, nutrition data, where it's found, and video.

About

Ground cinnamon bark is widely used as a spice. It is principally employed in cookery as a condiment and flavoring material.** It is used in the preparation of chocolate, especially in Mexico, which is the main importer of true cinnamon. 

It is also used in the preparation of some kinds of desserts, such as apple pie, donuts, and cinnamon buns as well as spicy candies, tea, hot cocoa, and liqueurs. True cinnamon, rather than cassia, is more suitable for use in sweet dishes.

In the Middle East, it is often used in savory dishes of chicken and lamb. In the United States, cinnamon and sugar are often used to flavor cereals, bread-based dishes, and fruits, especially apples; a cinnamon-sugar mixture is even sold separately for such purposes. Cinnamon can also be used in pickling. Cinnamon bark is one of the few spices that can be consumed directly. 

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Simply Organic Ground Cinnamon, 2.08 Ounce

Simply Organic Ground Cinnamon, 2.08 Ounce

by Frontier COOP

Cinnamon -that most popular of spices -comes from the bark of an evergreen tree Ceylon cinnamon is buff-colored and mild in flavor, compared to the more intense color and flavor of cassia cinnamon Organic and Kosher Certified 1% of sales supports organic farming and education A brand of Frontier Co-op, responsible to people and planet

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Kirkland Saigon Cinnamon 10.7 Oz Bottles( Pack of 2) - 21.4 Oz Total

Kirkland Saigon Cinnamon 10.7 Oz Bottles( Pack of 2) - 21.4 Oz Total

by Kirkland

2 Pack of 10.7 Oz Bottles - 21.4 Oz Total

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Kirkland Signature Ground Saigon Cinnamon, 10.7 Ounce

Kirkland Signature Ground Saigon Cinnamon, 10.7 Ounce

by Kirkland Signature

Sweet-hot flavor

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Starwest Botanicals Organic Cinnamon Powder - 1 Pound - Freshly Ground Korintje Cinnamon

Starwest Botanicals Organic Cinnamon Powder - 1 Pound - Freshly Ground Korintje Cinnamon

by Starwest Botanicals, Inc.

Grade A Korintje Cinnamon - higher oil content than other grades for superior flavor. Latin/Botanical Name: Cinnamomum burmanii - also known as Indonesian Cinnamon Korintje Cinnamon has the cinnamon flavor most are familiar with (versus other, less common, types of cinnamon). USDA Certified Organic by QAI & Kosher Certified by KCS Origin: Indonesia Packaged and Quality Tested in the USA.

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Frontier Co-op Organic Korintje Cinnamon, Ground, A Grade, 1 Pound Bulk Bag (Pack of 2)

Frontier Co-op Organic Korintje Cinnamon, Ground, A Grade, 1 Pound Bulk Bag (Pack of 2)

by Frontier

1 Pound Bulk Bag Vera A grade; non-irradiated; Botanical name: Cinnamomum burmannii Certified Organic Frontier is a member owned co-op, responsible to people and planet"

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McCormick Ground Cinnamon, 4.12 oz

McCormick Ground Cinnamon, 4.12 oz

by McCormick Seasoning

Cinnamon's sweet, deep warmth works perfectly in sweet and savory dishes Premium quality for pure, superior flavor Fresh flavor guarantee that delivers bold taste every time Warms up cookies or cakes, as well as French toast or oatmeal Sprinkle over sweet potatoes or add to pork rubs

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Nutrition

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1 tbsp (6g)
Amount per Serving
Calories 15Calories from Fat 1
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat 0.2g 0%
Saturated Fat 0.0g 0%
Trans Fat ~
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 1mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 4.8g 2%
Dietary Fiber 3g 13%
Sugars 0.1
Protein 0.2g
Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 3%
Calcium 7% Iron 13%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your caloric needs.

Where found

Cinnamon is usually found in the spices section or aisle of the grocery store or supermarket.

Food group

Cinnamon is a member of the Spices and Herbs USDA nutritional food group.

How much does cinnamon weigh?

measure grams
1 tbsp 6
1 tsp 2

Video

In Chinese:肉桂
British (UK) term: Cinnamon
en français:la cannelle
en español:canela

Recipes using cinnamon

There are 5360 recipes that contain this ingredient.

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14-Carat Cake with Vanilla Cream Cheese Frosting
7-Up Lemon Cheesecake with Strawberry Glaze
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References

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