Started in Seattle and now located in Atlanta, Cinnabon is one of the most well-known makers of cinnamon buns and other tasty treats. The company has more than 700 franchises worldwide and they are a staple in many malls, airports, entertainment centers and other high-traffic areas. Cinnabon offers a variety of cinnamon buns and other baked goods. While the tempting scent of cinnamon buns wafting in the air may tickle your taste buds, you may wonder exactly how many calories they contain.
Classic Cinnabon and Caramel Pecanbon
The Classic Cinnabon may be delicious, but it contains a lot of calories -- 880 calories of which 320 are from fat. The Classic Cinnabon also has 830 milligrams of sodium, 13 grams of protein and 127 grams of carbohydrates of which 59 grams is sugar. The Caramel Pecanbon takes the Classic Cinnabon and tops it with caramel and pecans. This treat contains 1080 calories, 450 calories of which come from fat. It also has 147 grams of carbohydrates of which 76 grams are sugar. Based on a diet of 2,000 calories per day, these sweet treats supply 44 to 54 percent of the day's calories.
Cinnabon also makes some smaller-sized treats, such as the Minibon Roll, which is a smaller version of the Classic Cinnabon. The Minibon Roll contains 350 calories of which 130 calories come from fat. It also has 330 milligrams sodium and 51 grams of carbohydrate of which 24 grams are sugar. Carbohydrates should comprise 45 to 65 percent of your daily calories. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends getting most of your daily carbohydrates from complex carbohydrates, including vegetables fruits and whole grains -- not from refined carbohydrates like those in Cinnabon products.
The Classic Bites are simply a bite-sized version of the Classic Cinnabon packaged in a portable paper sleeve. One 4-count serving of Classic Bites contains 420 calories of which 150 calories come from fat, and one 6-count sleeve contains 620 calories of which 220 calories come from fat. One 4-count serving of Caramel Pecanbon Bites has 550 calories of which 240 calories come from fat. A 6-count serving of Caramel Pecanbon Bites has 800 calories of which 350 calories come from fat.
Cinnabon also offers Cinnabon Stix, a long twist of sweet dough dusted with cinnamon. A 5-count serving of Cinnabon Stix has 390 calories of which 190 calories come from fat. A 10-count serving of Cinnabon Stix contains 790 calories of which 380 calories come from fat. If you want to add some of their signature cream cheese icing to this treat, note that one Frosting Cup contains and additional 180 calories, 100 of which come from fat.