Formed Cookies Snickerdoodles by Lisa UK

Lisa UK 10-27-99 10:36 PM pt (US)

Snickerdoodles

1/2 cup softened butter or margarine
1/2 cup shortening
1 1/2 cups sugar
2 eggs
2 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons cream of tartar
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
2 tablespoons sugar
2 teaspoons cinnamon


Preheat oven to 400 F.

Mix thoroughly, butter, shortening, 1 1/2 cups sugar and eggs.

Blend in flour, cream of tartar, soda, and salt.

Shape dough by rounded teaspoonfuls into balls the size of walnuts.

Mix together 2 tablespoons sugar and 2 teaspoons cinnamon and roll balls into this mixture to coat.

Place 2” apart on ungreased baking sheet and bake 8-10 minutes or until set.

Immediately remove from baking sheet to cool.

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