Tuesday, September 9, 2008

Cookie Tuesday - Cinnamon Sugar Cookies

Cinnamon Sugar Cookies

Mix together:
1 cup softened butter
1/2 cup sugar
1 egg
2 teaspoons vanilla

In a separate bowl, mix:
2 cups flour
1/4 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt

Add dry mixture to butter mixture.

In a small bowl, mix together 1/4 cup sugar and 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon.

Shape rounded teaspoons of dough into 1-inch balls. Roll balls in sugar/cinnamon mixture.

If desired, press 1 pecan half on top of each ball.

Place on greased cookie sheet and bake in preheated 375ºF. oven for about 10 minutes until edges are lightly browned.

These were very tasty, and a perfect rainy day cookie.


  1. Oh wow, so many new things to read...And COOKIES! Just the best combination ever! Thanks!

  2. Copying this to put with your other recipes. Soon I will be trying them out.
    I know they are GOOD.
    Thanks for the encouraging note about Sadie. She was put to sleep at 5:00 today.

  3. Nan
    These look so delicious.
    Can't wait til it gets a bit cooler and want to try them then.
    You are a busy little bee... organizing,baking, homekeeping!

  4. This is very similar to a recipe I have for Snickerdoodles, which my kids used to love when they were small. Yum!

  5. These look so good, I'm going to try them at the weekend.

  6. It's the holidays and raining...so I think this will be an afternoon project for little girls...Thank you!
    This morning they are playing pirates,after reading and knitting (older girls new and developing craft!)

  7. Oh, Val, I just love it that you took the time to comment on this older post. I hope you all LOVE the cookies.

  8. Hi Nan , Older Daughter is making these by herself as I type (and they smell gorgeous) Then she'll be off to finish her Geometry Homework..gosh time flies!
    Love Allxxxxxx


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