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Spicy Butter Cookies

Rated as 4.08 out of 5 Stars

"Spicy Butter Cookies are great with coffee or tea throughout the year. This cookie is easily shaped by rolling the dough into balls, then flattening with a fork before baking."
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Ingredients

1 h 34 m servings 136 cals
Original recipe yields 25 servings

Directions

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  1. Beat together butter, sugar, salt, egg, vanilla, cinnamon and nutmeg. Stir in flour. Chill 60 minutes.
  2. Shape into 1-inch balls. Place on baking sheet. Flatten with fork.
  3. Bake in preheated 350 degree F oven 12 minutes. Cool on wire rack. Store in airtight container.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 136 calories; 7.7 g fat; 15.8 g carbohydrates; 1.4 g protein; 27 mg cholesterol; 71 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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Most helpful positive review

I love these! Quick, easy, great for kids to help out with. I only changed one thing. I added 1/4 brown sugar and only 3/4 white sugar. Cookies came out very soft and chewy and stayed that way f...

Most helpful critical review

I think these cookies need some more sugar

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I love these! Quick, easy, great for kids to help out with. I only changed one thing. I added 1/4 brown sugar and only 3/4 white sugar. Cookies came out very soft and chewy and stayed that way f...

Tasty little guys! I thought I would try this recipe as is, but I think that little extra spice and sugar the others mentioned would have made an already great cookie even better.

These were sooo good. I omited the cinnimon and nutmeg and added 2 teaspoons of pumpkin pie spice! They were wonderful!!

These are really good, and so easy to make, too! I took the suggestions of the other reviewers and used 1/4 cup brown sugar and 3/4 cup white sugar, and I also added more nutmeg. They go great w...

I made this recipe last Christmas. It is really a great kid-friendly recipe that my kids and I made together. I added more nutmeg than in the recipe. I would make it again, I think I would ju...

These Cookies were very easy to make and they were a hit with my family! Simple and delicious!

I think these cookies need some more sugar

These are good, and easy. However, seems to be missing something. Probably a good idea to follow other reviewers suggestions to add more spices or use brown sugar. The only 2 changes I made w...

These were pretty good. My husband didn't care for them at all. I added an extra 1/2 tsp of nutmeg (per other reviewers) and wish I wouldn't have. I did use both brown and white sugar which I...