Cinnamon Swirl Loaf
This Cinnamon Swirl Loaf has a soft vanilla cake base with a cinnamon sugar swirl throughout the centre. SO good.
- Author: Jo-Anna Rooney
- Prep Time: 15 minutes
- Cook Time: 60 minutes
- Total Time: 1 hour 15 minutes
- Yield: 1 loaf 1x
- Category: Bread
Cinnamon Swirl Loaf:
- 1/2 cup butter
- 1 cup sugar
- 2 eggs
- 2 cups flour
- 1 tsp baking powder
- 1/2 tsp baking soda
- 1/4 tsp salt
- 2 tsp vanilla
- 1 cup buttermilk
- 2 tbsp cinnamon
- 1/3 cup sugar
- Preheat your oven to 350 degrees.
- Prepare your loaf pan: either grease it, or line with wax or parchment paper.
- Combine the 2 tbsp cinnamon and 1/3 cup sugar, and set aside.
- In a mixer, cream the butter and sugar until smooth.
- Add the eggs and mix well.
- In a separate bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt.
- In measuring cup mix together the buttermilk and vanilla.
- Add the flour mix, alternating with the buttermilk, to the butter mix. Combine.
- Add 1/2 of the batter to the loaf pan, then sprinkle on 1/2 of the cinnamon/sugar mix. Then using a fork, stir it a little into the batter.
- Add the rest of the batter and sprinkle on the remaining cinnamon/sugar mix, covering the top of the loaf. Lightly stir the cinnamon/sugar mixture into the top of the loaf batter.
- Bake for 60 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the centre comes out clean.
Keywords: cinnamon bread, cinnamon loaf, cinnamon swirl