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Cinnamon Coffee Crinkles

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“I have not made these yet but they are on my list of items to try for my cookie trays this Christmas. It has two of my favorite things - coffee & cinnamon! :) Cooking time is per batch of cookies in oven.”
4 dozen

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat the oven to 400°F.
  2. Stir the eggs and instant coffee in a small bowl until well blended; set aside.
  3. Mix the flour, cream of tartar, baking soda, cinnamon and salt in a medium bowl, set aside.
  4. Beat the butter, shortening, granulated sugar and egg mixture in a large bowl with an electric mixer set on medium speed until light and fluffy.
  5. Stir in the flour mixture.
  6. Shape the dough into 1 inch balls.
  7. Roll the balls in the powdered sugar.
  8. Place 2 inches apart on ungreased baking sheets.
  9. Bake for 10-12 minutes or until set.
  10. Remove the cookies from the baking sheets.
  11. Cool completely on wire racks.
  12. Store in a tightly covered container.

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