Total Time
1hr 20mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr

A perky flavor to standard snickerdoodles. Great for a holiday tray with the flavors of eggnog! Mix together very quickly so easy for beginning bakers.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large bowl, cream the butter, shortening and 1 1/2 cups sugar until light and fluffy.
  2. Beat in the eggs and rum extract.
  3. Combine the flour, cream of tartar, baking soda and salt; gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well.
  4. In a shallow bowl, combine the nutmeg and remaining 1/4 cup sugar.
  5. Roll dough into 1 inch balls, roll in sugar mixture.
  6. Place on ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 400F for 10-12 minutes or until lightly browned. Remove to wire racks to cool.