• Yield : About 6 dozen
  • Servings : 70
  • Prep Time : 40m
  • Cook Time : 6m
  • Ready In : 60m
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Nutritional Info

This information is per serving.

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  • Serving Size:

    1 cookie

Snickerdoodles are a crisp cookie bursting with cinnamon flavor. They are easy to make and can be stored for months.

Snickerdoodles are a refrigerated rolled cookie. The dough must be refrigerated about 2 hours or overnight to make rolling easier. Snickerdoodle dough can also be frozen six month or more and thawed when ready to bake.

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  • 1 tablespoon (15 ml) granulated sugar
  • 1 tablespoon (15 ml) ground cinnamon
  • 8 oz (225 g) margarine, butter, or shortening
  • 1 1/2 cups (300 g) granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 teaspoon (5 ml) pure vanilla extract
  • 2 3/4 cups (390 g) all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon (5 ml) baking powder
  • 2 teaspoons (10 ml) cream of tartar
  • Non-stick cooking spray

Method of Preparation

Step 1

Comine 1 tablespoon of sugar and cinnamon in a small bowl

Step 2

Using a hand or stand mixer, cream butter and gradually add sugar beating until well combined. Add eggs and beat until light and fluffy. Stir in vanilla extract.

Step 3

Sift together flour, soda, and cream of tartar. Add to creamed mixture and beat on low or mix with a spoon until thoroughly combined.

Step 4

Chill dough 2 hours or overnight.

Step 5

Preheat oven to 400°F (205°C). Lightly spray 3 or more baking sheet with non-stick spray or line with parchment paper.

Step 6

Shape dough into 1-inch (2.5 cm) balls and place on baking sheets. Roll each ball in the sugar/cinnamon mixture and place 2 inches (5 cm) apart on baking sheet.

Step 7

Bake 6 to 8 minutes or until lightly browned. Transfer to wire racks to cool.