Eggless Cardamom Cookies

Day 3, Blogging Marathon, i chose to bake Cardamom cookies from Mireille Roc's Gourmet Global. I was supposed to do this post for last week's Blog Hop Wednesday,started by Radhika of Tickling palates but due to time and other commitments i couldn't post that time.  The Original Recipe has Egg and Butter in it, i haven't used eggs and replaced butter with Crisco Shortenning,  Recently saw Julie and Julia, Oh my i m a BIGGGGG FANNNNNN of Meryl Streep!!!! The Movie's Influence, i buttering a lot!!!!! :) A Week full of Baked Goodies, and already 2 first bakes had butter, hubby darling gave me a look, when i said this too has butter, so had to switch to Crisco!!! Nevertheless, end result doesn't make you feel for that!!! Got 2 dozen Crispy and Cardamom flavored Cookies, half a dozen vanished straight out of the Oven. 

Ingredients
3/4 Cup all purpose flour
1/4 Cup Almond Flour (Store-bought)
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
2 teaspoons ground cardamom
1/2 Cup Powdered Sugar
1/4 tsp Salt
1/4 cup Milk
1/3 Cup Crisco Shortening
Method
  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.  Grease and Line a Baking tray with parchment paper.
  • In a bowl, Whisk together Flour, Almond meal, Baking Soda, Cardamom Powder, Salt and Sugar.
  • Add Crisco Shortening and knead. Add Milk and form a dough. Cover and refrigerate the dough for 30 minutes.
  • Roll the dough out and Cut into desired shapes or Pinch a small ball of dough and shape the inbetween your palms.I tried both.
  • Line them on the prepared baking tray and bake for 15-17 minutes or until the cookies turn Golden Brown (the color of Whole Wheat)
  • Take them out of the oven and let them cool on a wire rack.
  • Store them in Air-tight container.



21 comments:

  1. Wow the cookies surely look too tempting..hahah..can imagine the look from your hubby...:)

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  2. I'm glad you liked them...these are one of my faves!

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  3. They look absolutely delicious. With crisco shortening the cookies must be melting the moment you pop in your mouth. Hah, the fat is the only -ve with otherwise therapeutic baking.

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  4. very tempting!! So far this month, I haven't used any butter in my bakes. Keeping fingers crossed!

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  5. cookies look so delicious.., the cardamom flavour must be spreading all through the house.., nice click too...

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  6. they r really so perfect n additcives

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  7. Over baking makes husbands weary :D.. i would send cakes everyday for lunch.. he would be like..god! i need a break :P.. These look great..

    Ongoing Event : I'm The Star

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  8. Nicely done butter-less cookies! Just tell dear husband to turn away and feed the little boy!

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  9. Cookies look crisp and nice.

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  10. They came out so well looks crisp and yumm.

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  11. After watching that movie I too fell in love with Meryl Streep :).Cookies look perfect...

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Thanks a Lot for taking your time out and Visiting my Kitchen!!!!! Your Valuable Comments keep me going!!! Feel free to ask your doubts , i will definitely try reply you back. Good Day!!!

 

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