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    Default cinnamon crunchy thingy from taco bell

    ok, I can preface this by saying, I never go out to eat. many years ago I went to taco bell and they had these crunchy cinnamon tings. I wish I could remember the name of them. they were really good. I would love to make these at home.

    does anyone know what I am talking about? and how do you make them?

    Thank you.

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    Default Re: cinnamon crunchy thingy from taco bell

    The crunchy thingy is called a churro or also known as a Mexican cruller. Here is a recipe from food network: Churros Recipe : : Recipes : Food Network

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    Default Re: cinnamon crunchy thingy from taco bell

    They are called cinnamon twists and I have been told they simply fry spiral pasta and shake the puffs in cinnamon sugar. Didn't say if the pasta is cooked first or just dry fried. Anyone know?

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    Default Re: cinnamon crunchy thingy from taco bell

    that is it, thank you guys for figuring out what I was thinking about. getting old is really bad because the mind is always the first to go.

    it would be easy to try and fry a cooked pasta and a non-cooked pasta and see how they turned out. of course only I would actually be the one to try that idea. LOL!

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    Default Re: cinnamon crunchy thingy from taco bell

    The Cinnamon Twists are nothing more than uncooked spiral pasta that are fried. Once you remove them from the oil, put them in a clean trash bag with cinnamon and sugar and gently mix. The amount of cinnamon and sugar is up to you.

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    Default Re: cinnamon crunchy thingy from taco bell

    Quote Originally Posted by bethaliz6894 View Post
    ok, I can preface this by saying, I never go out to eat. many years ago I went to taco bell and they had these crunchy cinnamon tings. I wish I could remember the name of them. they were really good. I would love to make these at home.

    does anyone know what I am talking about? and how do you make them?

    Thank you.
    Ann, here is a Churros Recipe that is only 3 ingredients:

    GroceryBudget101.com- - Make Your Own Churros | Dirt Cheap Recipes

    (We love'em too!)
    ~Enjoy!~

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