Sesame Seed Cookies Recipe

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Sesame Seed Cookies

Lucca Rossi

By
@Lucca

Another of nana's fantastic recipes, passed down from generation to generation.


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Rating:

Serves:

36 - 40 cookies

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 c
butter, melted & cooled
1 c
sugar
2
eggs, well beaten
2 Tbsp
milk, plus extra for coating
1 tsp
vanilla extract
3 tsp
baking powder
3 1/2 - 4 c
unbleached white flour
sesame seeds

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
2
Cream melted butter & sugar with an electric mixer on medium speed.
3
Add 2 well beaten eggs & mix.
4
Add in milk, vanilla & baking powder, mix well.
5
Slowly add in flour as needed; mix until dough is soft but not sticky.
6
Remove from bowl and gently knead, adding more flour, if needed. Cover a let rest for 15 minutes.
7
Pour milk in a plate & sesame seeds in a separate plate.
8
Break off dough pieces the size of a walnut and roll in the palm of your hand.
9
Roll balls in milk, then in sesame seeds, covering all over generously.
10
Place bals on a greased cooki sheet and flatten slightly.
11
Bake on middle rack for about 15 minutes until slightly browned.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Italian
Hashtag: #Cookies