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What ingredients do you need to make snickerdoodle cookies?
We love that these cookies are so simple that even the kids can help out!! The snickerdoodle ingredients needed for this recipe include: You begin by mixing together the flour, cream of tartar, baking soda, and salt. Set this aside and cream together the butter and sugar followed by adding the eggs until it is well blended.
How long to bake snickerdoodle cookies?
Shape the dough into walnut size balls and roll in topping mixture. Place about 2 inches apart on an ungreased cookie sheet. Bake for about 8 to 10 minutes (8 is usually enough, so keep an eye out). 鈥淭his is the first Snickerdoodle recipe I have tried that was adapted from a family cookbook, but I liked them and I hope you will too!
What’s the difference between a sugar cookie and a Snickerdoodle?
At first glance, a sugar cookie and a snickerdoodle don’t seem all that different: they’re basic cookies with flour, butter, and sugar. But snickerdoodles are rolled in cinnamon sugar, which makes them totally irresistible, and have a chewier texture and more crackly top than sugar cookies, thanks to one ingredient: cream of tartar.
Why are snickerdoodles made with cream of tartar?
But snickerdoodles are rolled in cinnamon sugar, which makes them totally irresistible, and have a chewier texture and more crackly top than sugar cookies, thanks to one ingredient: cream of tartar. What is cream of tartar? Bizarrely, this common baking ingredient is an acidic powder that’s a byproduct of winemaking.