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The nugget loves to take road trips, and it was on one of those road trips to the Missouri State Fair that he discovered the ever popular fair food – churros! When we saw this recipe for oven baked churros, we knew we had to try it. But did it satisfy the craving for the delicious deep fried summer time version? You Bet!

oven baked churros title
Oven Baked Churros | Southern Living
These oven baked churros are an easy to prepare treat that your kids are sure to love.

puff pastry
Start with a package of these puff pastry sheets

Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper and spray lightly with non stick cooking spray.

Unless you have a big crowd, one sheet should be enough for a few people.

in oven
Place in the oven and keep an eye on them as they will rise quickly. This was after 7 minutes and ours were finished in 12 minutes.

Remove from the oven and brush the churros with melted butter.

Immediately sprinkle with a cinnamon and sugar mixture. Allow the churros to dry/cool for 5 minutes. Enjoy!

finished churro bite
Look at that fluffy, sugary, cinnamony goodness!

Here’s the recipe:
Box of frozen Puff Pastry
1/4 cup sugar
1 teaspoon cinnamon

Thaw and unroll the pastry. Cut into strips and place on parchment paper that has been coated with non stick cooking spray. Bake at 400 degrees for 8- 12 minutes. Ovens will vary, keep an eye on the pastry. When the churros are golden, remove from the oven and brush with melted butter. Sprinkle with the cinnamon sugar mixture. Dry/cool for 5 minutes. Enjoy!