Snickerdoodles Recipe

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Samantha Bideau


These are a fabulous snickerdoodle cookie. I like to make my cinnamon sugar with a little more cinnamon then it calls for.


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2 1/2 dozen


  • 1/2 c
    butter, softened
  • 1 c
    plus 2 tbs. sugar, divided
  • 1
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1 1/2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1/4 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp
    cream of tarter
  • 1 tsp

How to Make Snickerdoodles


  1. In a large bowl, cream butter and 1 cup of sugar until light and fluffy. Beat in egg and vanilla.
  2. Combine the flour, baking soda, and cream of tarter; gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well.
  3. In a small bowl, combine cinnamon and remaining sugar.
  4. Shape dough into 1" balls; roll in cinnamon sugar. Place 2" apart on an ungreased baking sheet.
  5. Bake at 375* for 10-12 minutes or until lightly browned. Remove to a wire rack.

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About Snickerdoodles

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American

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