Cinnamon Stars

Cinnamon Stars Recipe

These simple and quick cookies use cake mix along with regular pantry ingredients including egg yolks, vanilla extract, cinnamon and butter. This is highly recommended if you are looking for smart recipes for the perfect snacks to serve at a tea party.

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Total Time

28 Minutes

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      • 1 Spice Cake Box Mix
      • 2 Egg Yolks
      • 3/4 Cup Butter (Softened)
      • 3/4 Teaspoon Ground Cinnamon
      • 2 Tablespoons Granulated Sugar
      • 1 Teaspoon Vanilla Extract


  1. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees.
  2. In a large bowl, add egg yolks, butter and vanilla extract and beat until well combined. Slowly, add cake mix and mix until just combined.
  3. Place dough onto a lightly floured surface and roll into 1/8-inch thickness. With a 2 1/2-inch star cookie cutter, cut the cookies.
  4. Arrange cookies on an ungreased cookie sheet about 2-inch apart and sprinkle with cinnamon sugar mixture. Bake for about six to eight minutes or until edges become light golden brown.
  5. Remove from the oven and keep onto a wire rack to cool in the pan for about 1 minute. Carefully, invert cookies onto the wire rack to cool completely.

Nutrition & Cost Facts


3704 kcal


412 g


219 g


29 g

Cost Per Serving


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