Super Easy Bunuelos Recipe

And when I say super, I really mean it. Think churros, with three ingredients that go together to make maybe the most deliciously crispy cinnamon-sugar treats ever, and they’re baked, not deep-fried! The crazy thing for me is I don’t even really like cinnamon, but I LOVE these.

Sam the Cooking Guy

Super Easy Bunuelos Recipe

Prep Time: 10 minutes after thawing

Cook Time: 15 minutes

Yield: Makes approximately 48 pieces

Super Easy Bunuelos Recipe


1 package (of 2) frozen puff pastry sheets

1 cup sugar

1 Tablespoon cinnamon


  1. Remove sheets from package and thaw at room temperature 30-40 minutes.
  2. Combine sugar and cinnamon.
  3. Preheat oven to 375 degree F.
  4. Unfold sheets and cut each section into 8 even pieces.
  5. Place on ungreased baking sheet and bake until puffy and golden brown, 10-15 minutes.
  6. Remove from oven, and immediately toss in cinnamon-sugar mix just to coat slightly. Serve.
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Sam Zien

is host of the TV show Sam the Cooking Guy, author of 3 cookbooks and a frequent guest in the Today Show kitchen. He’s also and proud of his “big in taste but small in effort” cooking style — “food that anyone can make,” he likes to say.

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