"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > Recipes & Ingredients > Desserts, Sweets & Cookies & Candy > Cookies
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 05-18-2008, 10:24 AM   #21
Head Chef
 
MexicoKaren's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Bucerias, Nayarit, Mexico
Posts: 1,914
OK, you're off the hook. I actually think you are pretty amazing for doing all the wonderful cooking you do. My DH is a sweetheart, but if I had to rely on him to do the cooking, I would starve.
__________________

__________________
Saludos, Karen
MexicoKaren is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-19-2008, 05:45 PM   #22
Executive Chef
 
bethzaring's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Northern New Mexico
Posts: 4,597
Quote:
Originally Posted by Maverick2272 View Post
I don't even know how they are supposed to turn out or taste like! As for needing 'sugar something serious' please, this is a G rated site!! LOL.
Mav, make the woman some cookies, it is easy, I will walk you through it. I even have a recipe for whole wheat snickerdoodles. I cringe when I read about people using white flour and cake mixes to make cookies. White flour has no nutritive value and I think cake mixes use white flour and other cheap ingredients. It is easy for me to rationalize making cookies if I make them with ww flour.

ww snickerdoodles

1/2 cup butter
3/4 cup brown sugar
1 large egg
1/2 t. pure vanilla extract
1 t. baking powder
1/4 t. salt
1 1/2 cups whole wheat flour

2T. white sugar
1 1/2 t. cinnamon

Cream the butter, add the brown sugar and cream again. Add the egg and vanilla. Cream again. Add the baking powder, salt, and whole wheat flour. Stir until mixed. You can chill the dough, or not.

Combine the sugar and cinnamon in a smalll bowl. Shape an egg size piece of cookie dough into a ball and roll to coat in the sugar and cinnamon.. Place on an oiled cooie sheet, flatten dough slightly into a disc shape. Bake at 400*F for 10 minutes.

Any questions?
__________________

__________________
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has. Margaret Mead
bethzaring is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-19-2008, 06:27 PM   #23
Head Chef
 
MexicoKaren's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Bucerias, Nayarit, Mexico
Posts: 1,914
My recipe calls for creme/cream of tartar, Beth...I wonder what difference it makes, if any? That sounds like a good recipe - I have lots of good whole wheat flour on hand, I think I'll try it. Mav?
__________________
Saludos, Karen
MexicoKaren is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-20-2008, 09:15 PM   #24
Master Chef
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Cicero, IL
Posts: 5,093
I made the brownies last night, didn't feel good but made em cause the kids were begging. I might get to the snickerdoodles this weekend if all goes well.

Were you calling me Karen? LOL.
__________________
Maverick2272 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-20-2008, 10:01 PM   #25
Senior Cook
 
meshoo96's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: I am home at last in SC!!!
Posts: 426
Send a message via AIM to meshoo96
Quote:
Originally Posted by beginner_chef View Post
That is the way we like them too. It'd been so long since i'd made them, I wasn't sure when to pull them out of the oven. My first bath I baked for almos the full 10 min. and they're mostly all crunchy. So the second batch I pulled them out at 8 min. and they were PERFECT!! Let me know how they turn out for you!
If we made them in our psycho oven, at 8 minutes they'd be over done..... 4 minutes cooked, 4 minutes 5 seconds, they look like pumpernickle bread...LOL
__________________

__________________
No beans unless they are green or jelly...
meshoo96 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
None

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:41 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.