Old Fashioned Snickerdoodles Recipe

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Old Fashioned Snickerdoodles

Adrienne May

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@sonflowergirl74

These are crispy cookies. Although I make these at Christmas too, I make these in the fall, so they always make me think of cider and hayrides! This is an old fashioned recipe so it does call for lard!


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Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
butter
1/2 c
lard
1 1/2 c
sugar
2
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla
2 2/3 c
flour
2 tsp
cream of tartar
1 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
salt
2 Tbsp
sugar
1 1/2 tsp
cinnamon

Directions Step-By-Step

1
preheat oven to 400.
Beat butter and lard together until creamy. Add 1 1/2 cups sugar and beat until fluffy. Beat in eggs and vanilla.
2
Sift together flour, cream of tartar, baking soda and salt. Add to creamed mixture.
3
combine cinnamon and 2 tablespoons sugar together in a small bowl.
shape dough into walnut sized balls and roll in cinnamon sugar.
4
place balls about 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheets. bake at 400 degrees for 8-10 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom