Peppercorn Cookies

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by Marietta Mary Lou

Startling but addictive. A crisp, not-too-sweet, but spicy cookie, particularly if you up the peppercorns and other spices. The dough is easy to work and makes a large quantity.

Top Review by ambuler

Addictive! Just the right amount of spice!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oven 375'.
  2. Combine flour and baking powder.
  3. In another bowl, cream butter till it is pale yellow and fluffy. Gradually beat in sugar and spices, then egg. And finally, gradually beat in flour.
  4. Knead dough on floured surface a few times. Divide it into 3 pieces and roll each piece to 1/8" thickness. Cut with cookie cutters and place onto ungreased (or parchment-lined) baking sheet. Bake until edges are golden, about 10-12 minutes. Cool on wire rack.

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