Sunday, December 23, 2012

Cashew Almond Cookies

You have to dream before your dreams can come true -  Abdul Kalam

Cookies are my all-time favorite. My children are enjoying their winter break now. To make them happy, I prepared this simple cookies. Hope you enjoy this recipe ....


  • Butter or Margarine - 1/2 cup / 1 stick
  • APF or maida -  1 and 1/4 cup
  • Yogurt - 2 tsp
  • Baking powder - 1/2 tsp
  • Sugar - 4 tsp
  • Salt-  1/2 tsp 
  • Cashew and almonds pieces - 1/2 cup

  1. First sieve APF with baking powder, sieve it twice.
  2. Then cream the butter, add yogurt sugar, salt and nuts. Whisk it well.
  3. Add sieved APF and knead it to form a dough like consistency.
  4. Preheat oven at 350degrees.
  5. Take small portion of dough and shape them without cracks.
  6. Place them in a baking tray and bake it for approx 20 minutes. (check it after 5 min interval).
  7. Finally bake it until the base of the cookies turn light brown. 

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