Healthy Snickerdoodles

Total Time
6mins
Prep
0 mins
Cook
6 mins

A lighter, slightly healthier version of the classic cookies. Modified from a Cooking Light recipe.

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
  2. Combine 3/8 cup sugar, 1/3 cup brown sugar and butter in bowl. Beat with a mixer until fluffy. Beat in vanilla and egg.
  3. In another bowl combine flour, baking power, 1/4 tsp cinnamon and salt. Stir with a whisk to combine. Add flour mixture to butter mixture. Shape dough into 24 balls.
  4. Combine 1/8 cup granulated sugar and 1/2 tsp cinnamon. Roll balls in sugar mixture and place 2 inches apart on baking sheets coated with cooking spray. Flatten cookies with a glass.
  5. Bake at 400 degrees for about 6 minutes. Cool on pan for 1 minute and then remove from pan to finish cooling on wire rack.