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Cinnamon Swirl Mini Biscuits


Prep Time:

10-15 minutes

Cooking Time:



22-24 mini muffins

Cinnamon, butter, and sugar wrapped in a vanilla scented mini biscuit.

Cinnamon Biscuits and Local Grapes. Breakfast Goodies. Oh, so delicious!


  • 6 Tablespoons butter for filling
  • 2/3 cup sugar for filling
  • 2 to 3 Tablespoons cinnamom (we use vietnamese) for filling
  • 8 Tablespoons butter
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 2 1/2 cups flour, all purpose (we use King Arthur Brand)
  • 1 teaspoon cream of tartar (if not available, use 2 teaspoons baking powder and no baking soda)
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda (do not use if using baking powder)
  • 1/3 cup milk (your favorite)
  • 1 each large egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla


Peheat oven to 425 F


Make filling by placing butter in covered bowl and melting 6 tablesoons butter in microwave for 30 secons on high.

Add 2/3 cup sugar and 2 Tablesppons cinnamon.  Mix and set aside.



In a clean mixing bowl, add remaining ingredients and mix until a soft dough forms.

Remove from mixing bowl and place on floured surface.  Pat and roll into a rectangle.  Approx. 10" X 15".

With the long side of rectangle facing you, smear your filling over surface.



Roll the dough/filling up (jelly roll style) starting with the long side. 

Place the seam down.

Cut into 22-24 pieces.

Place into greased mini-muffin pan. 

Sprinkle with sugar.



Bake 12-15 minutes in a 425 F oven.

Remove from oven and let cool 10 minutes before removing from pan.


Serve warm