Snickerdoodle Cookies Recipe

Snickerdoodle Cookies Recipe
Snickerdoodle cookies are cinnamon flavoured butter cookies that just melts in your mouth.As I have told already mittu is fond of homemade cookies so I wait for a chance to bake cakes and cookies.Few days back I got my mixing bowls that hubby ordered and I was waiting to use them, I have a craze for using new things immediately you see :) So yesterday after putting the baby to nap baked these cookies, the whole house was filled with the buttery cinnamon aroma of these cookies.All of us loved the cookies and already there is demand to make these again and I am waiting for a chance.:)

Snickerdoodle Cookies Recipe

Snickerdoodle Cookies Recipe - Ingredients

Preparation Time : 5 mins | Cooking Time : 15 mins | Makes : 30 cookies
Recipe Category: Cookies | Recipe Cuisine: South World Reference : JoyofBaking

Maida - 1 and 1/2 cup
Unsalted Butter - 1/2 cup
Baking powder - 1 tsp
Sugar - 3/4 cup
Egg - 1
Vanilla - 1/2 tsp
Salt - 1/4 tsp

For Coating:

Sugar - 1/4 cup
Cinnamon powder - 1 tsp

Method:

  1. Measure flour and add it to mixing bowl..Add baking powder, salt and whisk it well.
    How to make Snickerdoodle Cookies Recipe - Step1
  2. Now measure sugar and butter and add it to mixing bowl.Whisk for atleast 3 mins.I used my electric beater , you can use hand whisk too.
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  3. Add egg and whisk for 2mins.Then add vanilla essence.
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  4. Scrap the sides, add flour and whisk again .
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  5. Once everything is combined, mix with a spatula,cling wrap and refrigerate atleast for 30mins.If your dough is stiff then you can start right away.
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  6. Meanwhile make a coarse sugar mixture.Transfer this to a plate,add cinnamon powder and mix well.
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  7. Preheat oven at 190 deg C for 10mins.Make small balls out of the dough(I used my measuring spoon to scoop out to get even sized cookies.Roll out in sugar-cinnamon mixture.Lay butter paper in baking tray, place the balls leaving atleast 1inch space.
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  8. Now using the bottom of a glass,gently press it to make the cookies slightly flattened.Bake in preheated oven at 190 deg C for 10-12mins or until the color changes to light golden.
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Keeps well for about 2 weeks in room temperature itself!
Snickerdoodle Cookies Recipe

My Notes:

Snickerdoodle Cookies Recipe