Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 12 mins

This is one of the many recipes my great-great aunt clipped from the newspaper.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Sift together flour, baking powder and salt. Mix the margarine, sugar, egg and vanilla until creamy.
  2. Blend in flour mixture. Chill 1 hour or until easy to handle.
  3. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  4. Shape into balls using level tablespoon of dough.
  5. Mix nuts with the 2 teaspoons cinnamon.
  6. Roll balls in nut-cinnamon mixture. Place on greased cookie sheet 2 inches apart.
  7. Bake 12 minutes.
Most Helpful

My mother made these often, and I could not find a recipe online that came close until this one. These are the "cinnamon discs" I remember from childhood. Thanks so much for the recipe.

Alaska Marilyn December 14, 2013