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Peanut Cookies Recipe

Peanut Cookies is a popular Indian Snack
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On :
Thursday, 17 April, 2014
Category :
Kid friendly Recipe
Course :
Snack Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Bake Recipe
Difficulty :
Servings :
Serves 6
Rated 4 based on 100 votes


  • 1/2 cup - Butter or dalda.
  • 3/4 cup - powdered sugar.
  • 1.5 cups - flour.
  • 1/2 tsp - baking powder.
  • 1 - egg.
  • A few drops - vanilla essence.
  • 1/2 cup - roughly ground Peanuts for mixing.
  • 3/4 cup - roughly ground Peanuts for coating.
  • How to Make Peanut Cookies:

    1. Sieve flour with baking powder twice. Cream butter and sugar. Then add eggs together beat till fluffy.
    2. Gradually add flour then the peanuts.
    3. Add vanilla essence. Knead the dough lightly with hands.
    4. If too soft, refrigerate for a while.
    5. Make small lemon sized balls. Then roll them in peanuts and decorate each with a cherry half on top.
    6. Place the balls on a back of greased tray.
    7. Bake for 25 to 40 minutes at 200C or 350F or gas mark 4 or 5.


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