9799692b348 Nivedhanam: Eggless Pistachio and Cardamom Cookies

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Eggless Pistachio and Cardamom Cookies

I love the cookies that melt in your mouth.. This is a very easy and quick cookie recipe and you cannot stop with one!! This recipe will give around 20 small to medium sized cookies. I got this recipe from here and we love it… I have included all Indian flavors like cardamom and nutmeg. You could also use vanilla extract in its place. 
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Ingredients
All Purpose Flour – 140 grams
Rice Flour – 30 grams
Pistachio – 50 grams
Butter (softened) – 125 grams
Salt – A pinch
Powdered Sugar – 60 grams
Cardamom – 4
Nutmeg Powder – 1/8 tea spoon (optional)


Method
Cream the butter and sugar in a medium sized bowl until pale and fluffy.
Sift in the flour, salt, nutmeg powder and cardamom powder together into butter mixture.
Add the pistachios in a blender and pulse it for a few seconds and add it to the ingredients and form a soft dough
Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for 30 minutes.
Remove the dough from the refrigerator, shape two tea spoons of dough into balls, flatten into 3 cm rounds (Grease the palm with butter if needed) and place it in a baking tray lined with parchment paper. Give gap as this will expand a little
Preheat the oven to 300 degrees on convection mode (regular mode is 320 degrees F). Bake it for 15-22 minutes until the sides start to turn golden. Mine took 21 minutes.
Allow to cool on wire rack and enjoy the melt-in-your-mouth cookies

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28 comments :

  1. Sounds delicious...perfect for the fastive season

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  2. Delicious... Best muncher...
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  3. Delicious cookies.. Can smell Pista in the air.. :) Thanks for linking

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  4. Beautifully done cookies and i love the combination of pista and cardamon :) must be so good and thanks or linking dear :)

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  5. Looks delicious..perfectly done dear:)

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  6. The combination rocks ...Can I have a bite?

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  7. perfectly done ....love that cardamom flavor..

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  8. Wonderful combination, pista and cardamom just love them in bakes..Scrumptious cookies Sowmya.

    For the yule log cake,Sowmya you can make a simple eggless chocolate cake,instead of rolling you can make layers with whipped cream,chocolate ganache or fruits.Since you dont eat eggs, roll will be quite difficult without eggs.

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  9. i have tried the same recipe but with almonds n cashews...love this buttery delicious cookies...lovely combo n looks very attractive!

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  10. Perfect round cookies with great combinations ..love your blog happy to follow it...

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  11. Beautiful eggless pistachio and cardamom cookies, Love to try this.

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    1. Thanks for linking to favorite recipes event.

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  12. thanks for sending this lovely cookies to my event...
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  13. Your cooking are turning out just like the ones from a box. Great job

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  14. Wow delicious. I do agree with Pallavi above you are fantastic.

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  15. I'm baking cookies tomoro for gigging and was wondering if I could use cardamom instead of vanilla! Great going Sowmya. Look perfect :)

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  16. What an intedresting combo of flavors

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  17. What an intedresting combo of flavors

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  18. Love pistachios and those cookies look addictive.

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  19. Awesome cookie... with good flavors

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  20. both my hubby & I love pista... these cookies would be a great snack at my place..

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