Soft Sugar Cookies II

Soft Sugar Cookies II


"Cardamom makes these special."


servings 163 cals
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Original recipe yields 36 servings



  • Calories:
  • 163 kcal
  • 8%
  • Fat:
  • 5.6 g
  • 9%
  • Carbs:
  • 26g
  • 8%
  • Protein:
  • 2.3 g
  • 5%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 24 mg
  • 8%
  • Sodium:
  • 84 mg
  • 3%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a large mixing bowl, cream together butter and 2 cups of the sugar. Add eggs one at a time and beat well after each. Combine flour, baking soda, baking powder and 1 teaspoon of the cardamom. Add flour mixture to the creamed butter mixture alternately with the milk.
  2. In a small separate bowl, blend remaining sugar and cardamom. Dip rounded teaspoonfuls of dough into sugar/cardamom mixture.
  3. Place on greased baking sheets. Bake at 375 degrees F (190 degrees C) for 10-12 minutes or until lightly browned. Cool on wire racks.
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  1. 44 Ratings


I mixed 2 Tbl. cinnamon with 3 Tbl. sugar for my rolling mixture. I also replaced 3/4 tsp. cardamom with 1 tsp. cinnamon. I divided the recipe in half and only added 2 cups of flour and an ext...

These cookies were really good. They're not your traditional sugar cookie, they're more soft and puffy. My whole family really enjoyed these.

I didn't have any cardamom, so I substituted it with a bit of cinnamon and an even smaller bit of nutmeg, plus a sprinkle of vanilla extract because I was feeling adventurous. I bet that the ori...

Awesome taste, crispy and perfect. Will make this recipe from now on.

These cookies were more like a snickerdoodle with cardamom instead of cinnamon. They tasted good but not so good that I want to make them again. The recipe makes a lot so I would half the reci...

Verry good, soft cookies. The only thing was that they could have used a bit more sugar and I added cin.

This was good and all it was just that something in it made one of my daughters throw-up! Well it could be worse.

The cookies are really soft and tasty without being overwhelming. I would make them again!

Nice and soft. Kids loved them. They seem to be missing something though. Perhaps adding 1/2 tsp. of salt would help the flavor.