Snickerdoodle Recipes

Browse more than 25 ways to make buttery snickerdoodle cookies topped with cinnamon sugar. Try chai spiced and pumpkin spice versions, too!

Staff Picks

Mrs. Sigg's Snickerdoodles

Rating: 4.74 stars
With nearly 5,000 rave reviews, you know this recipe is a winner.

Grandma Ruth's Snickerdoodle Cookies

Rating: 4.81 stars
This is my great-grandma's recipe that everyone loves!

Simple Gluten-Free Snickerdoodle Cookies

Rating: 4.83 stars
These perfectly baked gluten-free snickerdoodle cookies are soft on the inside and crisp on the outside with that sweet cinnamon-sugar coating.

Mrs. Sigg's Snickerdoodles

Rating: 4.74 stars
These wonderful cinnamon-sugar cookies became very popular with my friends at church. My pastor loves them! You will too! Crispy edges, and chewy centers; these cookies are a crowd pleaser for sure!

Apple Butter Snickerdoodles

These snickerdoodle cookies have a hint of apple butter for a different take on the classic favorite.

Pumpkin Snickerdoodles

Rating: 3.95 stars
These decadent cookies will melt in your mouth! Also good made into a bar with cream cheese frosting!

Snickerdoodles I

Rating: 4.69 stars
This is a wonderful and easy cookie that my mother prepared for at least 50 years. Every time I take them somewhere everyone wants the recipe.

Chef John's Pumpkin Spice Snickerdoodles

Rating: 4.84 stars
I'm usually not a big fan of snickerdoodles, but I had a feeling the pumpkin spice would work perfectly with the buttery, cinnamon sugar cookie, and it did.

Snickerdoodles V

Rating: 4.56 stars
Is there anyone who doesn't like snickerdoodles? This recipe is a classic.

Ultimate Maple Snickerdoodles

Rating: 4.57 stars
These have been voted the number one cookie that I bake (and I bake a lot!), and are loved by all who eat them. They are chewy mapley good!

Chocolate Snickerdoodles

Rating: 4 stars
This chocolate snickerdoodle recipe is similar to a basic snickerdoodle recipe but some of the flour is replaced with cocoa powder.

Snickerdoodles III

Rating: 4.44 stars
Soft sugar cookie with a cinnamon-sugar topping.

Inspiration and Ideas

Snickerdoodles, Four Ways
From cookies to cake to pie and bars, there's more than one way to get your snickerdoodle fix!
Chai Snickerdoodle Cookies
Rating: Unrated
"I added a little bit of cardamom. The cookies turned out great." – Amy :)

Snickerdoodles II

Rating: 4.57 stars

Here's the recipe that I got from my mother.