Snickerdoodles

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Denise Leppek

By
@zeeno

Sometimes all I want is a simple comfort food and these cookies never fail to deliver.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
makes 36 cookies
Prep:
1 Hr 20 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
butter, softened
1 c
sugar
1
egg
1/2 tsp
vanilla
1/4 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
cream of tartar
1/8 tsp
salt
1 1/2 c
flour
2 Tbsp
sugar
1 tsp
cinnamon

How to Make Snickerdoodles

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a large mixing bowl, beat the butter on high for 30 seconds, with an electric mixer.
  • 2Beat in the sugar, egg, vanilla, baking soda, cream of tartar and salt. Beat until thoroughly combined.
  • 3Mix in the flour. If you use a wooden spoon in conjunction with the electric mixer it will make the dough come together quickly and easily.
  • 4Cover the bowl with plastic wrap and chill the dough for 1 hour.
  • 5Preheat oven to 375°.
    Combine the sugar and cinnamon in a small bowl and set aside.
  • 6Remove the dough from the refrigerator and shape the dough into 1 inch balls.
  • 7Roll the dough balls in the cinnamon/sugar mixture.
  • 8Place balls onto an ungreased cookie sheet.
  • 9Bake at 375° for 10-11 minutes, or until edges are golden brown.
  • 10Cool cookies on cooling rack.

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About Snickerdoodles

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #easy, #cinnamon, #simple