For Cinnamon Lovers. These Crunchy Cinnamon Cookies are to die for! It's impossible to eat just one of these. Trust me.
I love these Crunchy Cinnamon Cookies. I like experimenting with different kinds of cookie recipes and keep the best ones for my shortlist of go-to cookies. These Cookies made it to that list.
I often mention on this blog that many of my recipes are easy to make like this one is. Additionally, I always say how great the recipe tastes. That’s because if I don’t like how the recipe turns out, I don’t publish it on this food blog.
These cookies are no different, they are easy to make and taste great. The very first time I made them, they were gone before I knew it!
For more great cookie recipes, make sure you check out my Cookie Jar. That’s where I like to keep all my awesome cookie recipes!
Since I love Cinnamon so much, I just had to look up its origin on one of my favorite websites. Here’s the article I found.
How to Make Crunchy Cinnamon Cookies.
1- Preheat oven to 400°F.
2- Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
3- Using an electric mixer, beat butter, eggs, shortening, vanilla, and 1 1/2 cups sugar at medium speed until creamy.
4- Combine flour, baking soda, salt, and cream of tartar. Sift into the butter mixture and mix to combine.
5- In a separate bowl, mix cinnamon and 2 Tbsp of sugar.
6- Scoop 1 tablespoonful of dough and roll into a ball. Toss in cinnamon-sugar mixture and place on the baking sheet.
7- Bake for 8 to 10 minutes or until golden brown. Cool completely before serving.
Crunchy Cinnamon Cookies
- 2 3/4 Cups All Purpose Flour
- 2 Egg(s)
- 2 Tsp Ground Cinnamon
- 1/2 Cup Unsalted Butter
- 1 1/2 Cups White Sugar
- 1/2 Cup Vegetable Shortening
- 1/2 Tsp Salt
- 2 Tsp Cream of Tartar
- 1 Tsp Baking Soda
- 1 Tsp Vanilla Extract
how to make this recipe
- Preheat oven to 400°F.
- Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
- Using an electric mixer, beat butter, eggs, shortening, vanilla, and 1 1/2 cups sugar at medium speed until creamy.
- Combine flour, baking soda, salt, and cream of tartar. Sift into butter mixture and mix to combine.
- In a separate bowl, mix cinnamon and 2 Tbsp of sugar.
- Scoop 1 tablespoonful of dough and roll into a ball. Toss in cinnamon sugar mixture and place on baking sheet.
- Bake for 8 to 10 minutes or until golden brown. Cool completely before serving.
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