easy cinnamon sugar chocolate chip cookies

Cinnamon Sugar Chocolate Chip Cookies

  • Author: Kate Morgan Jackson
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 26 minutes
  • Total Time: 41 minutes
  • Yield: About 25 cookies 1x
  • Category: Dessert
  • Method: Oven
  • Cuisine: American


This easy recipe for cinnamon sugar chocolate chip cookies adds some sweet spice to everyone’s favorite classic cookie. Perfect for the holidays!


  • 1 ½ cups flour
  • ¾ teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 10 tablespoons butter at room temperature
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup chocolate morsels
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 2 tablespoons cinnamon


  1. Preheat oven to 375 and line cookie sheets with parchment or a silicone mat.
  2. Whisk together flour, baking soda and cinnamon.
  3. Cream butter and brown sugar in a mixer on medium high speed until fluffy, about 2 minutes.
  4. Add egg and vanilla and mix until combined.
  5. Add flour mixture and mix until combined.
  6. Stir in chocolate morsels.
  7. Mix sugar and cinnamon together. Roll tablespoons of cookie dough into balls and roll in the cinnamon sugar.
  8. Place dough balls 2 inches apart on cookie sheet and bake until set, about 13 minutes.Cool on cookie sheet for about 5 minutes and then transfer to rack.
  9. Bet you can’t eat just one!