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  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup i can't believe it's not butter! all purpose sticks
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 3 tablespoons sugar (for coating)
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    1. Preheat oven to 350°.
    2. Beat I Can't Believe It's Not Butter!® All Purpose Sticks with 1/2 cup sugar in large bowl with electric mixer until light and fluffy, about 3 minutes. Beat in egg and vanilla. Beat in flour with mixer on low speed just until blended.
    3. Combine remaining sugar with cinnamon in small bowl. Roll dough into 1-inch balls with lightly floured hands; roll in sugar mixture, then arrange on cookie sheets, 2 inches apart. Gently flatten each ball with flat bottom glass. Bake 12 minutes or until bottoms are lightly golden. Cool completely on wire rack.
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    NutritionView More

    Sodium6% DV135mg
    Fat23% DV15g
    Protein6% DV3g
    Carbs9% DV28g
    Fiber3% DV<1g
    Calories260Calories from Fat140
    Total Fat15g23%
    Saturated Fat5g25%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat140
    Total Carbohydrate28g9%
    Dietary Fiber<1g3%
    Vitamin A15%
    Vitamin C0%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


    Belinda Lumley 2 years ago
    Kind of dry taste like a cinnamon sugar biscuit
    Sarah Osier 2 years ago
    Followed the recipe exactly - way too much butter and not very flavorful.
    Madison W. 4 years ago
    I I didn't add as much butter and it still worked. I think that this recipe is easy and not as many ingredients
    Onida B. 5 years ago
    Pretty good recipe. I did half butter half shortening. It was very good. I also added salt because super sweet cookies need salt to balance it. They taste a little too floury, but in the end good. I couldn't get them golden brown enough without over cooking the cookie. Cooked for 15 mins at 350. It is quite humid here. I also did not have to add any extra flour and the cookies were not sticky at all. I didn't even need the flour to roll them into balls. Thanks ICBINB! Edit to add. I also let the cookies chill in the fridge for about 20 mins before putting on the sheet pan. Made two sheets of 12 cookies.
    Alexis W. 5 years ago
    I used margarine, and the end result was very good. There were some minor setbacks, though. It never said to soften the butter, and I tried to mix it with an electric mixer. It was very hard, and it splattered everywhere, but I made it. Then, the finished dough was much like a sticky cream, so I added 2 extra tablespoons of flour into it, and I honestly think that saved it. It was still a bit sticky, but much thicker and easier to handle. The rolling was easy, and the cooking time was perfect. I recommend using this recipe to make snickerdoodles, even if you don't have the certain butter.

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