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Whole Wheat Sugar Cookies Recipe

Looking for an easy Whole Wheat Sugar Cookies recipe? Learn how to make Whole Wheat Sugar Cookies using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by bailey_charvat

Makes 36 servings



A guilt-free treat! Add dried fruits and antioxidant-rich nuts if you prefer. (Inspired by Good Housekeeping)

Recipe Ingredients for Whole Wheat Sugar Cookies

1 cup all-purpose flour
1 cup white whole wheat flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup butter
1 large egg
2 teaspoons vanilla extract

Recipe Directions for Whole Wheat Sugar Cookies

  1. In seperated bowl, stir together flours, baking powder, and salt.

  2. In large bowl, with mixer on low speed, beet sugar and butter until blended. Increase speed to high; beat until light and creamy, about 3 minutes, occasionally scraping side of bowl with rubber spatula. Reduce speed to low; beat in egg and vanilla, then beat in flour mixture just until blended.

  3. Divide dough in half; flatten each half into a disk. Wrap each disk with plastic wrap and refridgerate for 2 hours or until dough is firm enough to roll.

  4. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. On lightly floured surface, with floured rolling pin 1 piece of dough 1/8 inch thick. With 2-inch cookie cutters, cut out as many cookies as possible; wrap and refridgerate trimmings. With lightly floured spatula, place cookies, 1 inch apart, on ungreased large cookie sheet.

  5. Bake cookies 10 to 12 minutes or until lightly browned. With thin metal spatula, transfer cookies to wire rack to plate!

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Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 17.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
71
Calories from Fat
25
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
2.8g
4%
Saturated Fat
1.7g
8%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
13mg
4%
Sodium
36mg
2%
Potassium
26mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates
10.6g
4%
Dietary Fiber
0.4g
2%
Sugars
5.7g
Protein
1.0g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 1% Iron 2%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
F
  Good points
  • Low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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