Cookies

Mama's Best Snickerdoodles

60

In our family, Snickerdoodle Cookies are a favorite. In fact, these cookies are so well loved that years ago when my daughters were little, they actually named their brand new puppy “Snickerdoodle!” I wonder if anyone knows where the name Snickerdoodle originated or why this delicious cookie has such a funny name.

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½ c. butter, softened

½ c. shortening

1 ½ c. sugar

2 eggs

3 c. flour (add an additional 2 T. if you live in a high altitude like I do)

1 ½ t. cream of tartar

¾ t. baking soda

¼ t. salt
Cream together the softened butter, shortening and sugar. Add eggs, one at a time and beat until smooth. In a separate bowl, measure the dry ingredients and stir to combine. Add the dry ingredients a...
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Nutritions

Calories
58

Sodium
55mg
2% DV

Fat
5g
8% DV

Protein
0.4g
0% DV

Carbs
0.7g
0% DV

Fiber
0.1g
0% DV