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Snickerdoodles Recipe

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This recipe for Snickerdoodles, by , is from Family Recipes, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Susan Privot
Added: Tuesday, December 23, 2008


1 1/2 c sugar
1/2 c butter
1/2 c shortening
2 eggs
2 3/4 c flour
2 tsp cream of tartar
1 tsp baking soda
1/4 tsp salt

1/4 c sugar
2 tsp cinnamon

Preheat oven to 400 degrees

Mix sugar, butter, shortening and eggs in large bowl.

Stir together flour, tartar, soda and salt. Combine with Butter mixture.

Mix cinnamon and 1/4 c sugar; roll balls into mixture. place on ungreased cookie sheet.

Bake 8-10 minutes or till light brown

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Number Of Servings:
48 cookies




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