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Snickerdoodles

My Aunt Kristine used to make two things I remember so well, Whoopie Pies and Snickerdoodles. She lived about 6 hours away and we saw her once a year. This annual trip meant lots of Whoopie pies, which I will post about later! But for now here is a recipe she gave me for Old Fashioned Snickerdoodles.

Ingredients

1/2 cup softened butter

1/2 cup shortening

2 cups sugar- 1 cup brown sugar and 1 Cup white sugar

2 eggs

1/2 tsp. cream of tartar

1/2 tsp. baking soda

3  cups flour

Mix to dip cookie dough in:

1/4 cup sugar mixed with 1 tsp. cinnamon more or less

Directions

Mix butter, shortening and sugar very well, add eggs and beat until fluffy, add other ingredients and mix well.

This dough works better if it is refrigerated for a little bit before making the cookies. It is a stickier dough.

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Preheat oven to 350 degrees

Place sugar in a bowl and add cinnamon, stir to mix

Roll dough into balls and roll in cinnamon sugar mixture. Place on cookie sheet, space them because they do spread allot.

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Bake for 10-12 minutes and remove from oven.

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31 Comments Post a comment
  1. This brings back memories of my aunt who made these every summer! Delicious!

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    August 16, 2015
  2. I want an aunt like that! All we got was bread and butter with sugar sprinkled on the top – handed. Out a window. And we drank water from a hose. It’s a wonder I survived!

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    August 16, 2015
  3. First cookie I made all by myself as a kid 😀

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    August 16, 2015
  4. I can almost taste the cinnamon, and the biscuit mx sounds wonderful.

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    August 16, 2015
  5. mealsandmakes #

    I have never heard of Snickerdoodles but they look delicious! Its useful having the photos of the in-between stages.

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    August 16, 2015
  6. Simple deliciousness- hard to beat! 🙂

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    August 16, 2015
  7. Looks great Lynz! I noticed you didn’t use any baking paper, do the cookies stick to the tray? I’ve had disasters when I haven’t used baking paper in the past and now I use it every time.

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    August 16, 2015
  8. I love these cookies! Thanks for the recipe 🙂

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    August 16, 2015
  9. We love snickerdoodles too 😊

    Liked by 1 person

    August 17, 2015
  10. These look so good – thanks for the step-by-step instructions!

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    August 17, 2015
  11. yum…

    Like

    August 17, 2015
  12. I love it. They look so great.

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    August 17, 2015
  13. Not so complicated to do and also the ingredients… i bookmarked your blog so I can find it easily ma’am… do you have veggie cookies? thank you chef!! 🙂

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    August 19, 2015

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