Snickerdoodles (soft & thick)

1
JR Mattsen

By
@nzJen

My family loves these. They are so donut-like & so quick & easy to make! A great recipe for kids to help with.
I'm experimenting with a chocolate version too.. stay tuned!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
24
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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113 g
butter
1 c
sugar
1
large egg
1/2 tsp
vanilla essence
1 1/2 c
flour
1/4 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
cream of tartar

COATING:

2 Tbsp
sugar
2 tsp
cinnamon

How to Make Snickerdoodles (soft & thick)

Step-by-Step

  • 1Beat butter until it is creamy (soften in the microwave for 20 seconds if its hard). Add sugar slowly & cream.
  • 2Beat in egg & vanilla essence.
  • 3Sift in flour, salt, baking soda & cream of tartar & beat to combine.
  • 4In a small bowl or cup, combine the extra sugar & cinnamon.
  • 5Use a 1 Tablespoon measure to scoop out dough & roll into balls then roll them in the sugar/cinnamon mix to thoroughly coat.
    Place balls on a lined baking sheet, 2" apart.
  • 6Bake at 180C for 8-10 minutes.
    They may not look cooked but leave them to cool on the tray & they will firm up.

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About Snickerdoodles (soft & thick)

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




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