Friday, December 16, 2011

Whole Wheat Sugar Cookies

This is an amazing whole wheat cookie recipe that has become my favorite!  This is a recipe from my friend Janice.  She made them for a Christmas party we went to and they were a hit.  The have a hint of orange in them that make them very addicting.  -Kristin

1/2 cup softened butter
1 cup sugar
1 egg
2 Tablespoons milk
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 Tablespoon grated orange peel
2 cups whole wheat flour
1/2 teaspoon salt

1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg

cinnamon sugar mixture to roll them in
  • Combine the butter, sugar, egg, milk, vanilla and orange peel.
  • Sift next 5 ingredients and then add to the creamed mixture.
  • Shape into 1 inch balls and then roll into the cinnamon/sugar mix.
  • Place on an ungreased cookie sheet and bake at 350 for 8-10 minutes.


A Simple Life said...

Kate baked these and gave us some to taste, they were yummy!

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