Mix half of the sugar and the butter for three minutes
with an electric mixer. Beat in the flour and the egg. Put the batter
in the fridge for one hour. make small heaps on a greased baking tray,
flatten them a little. Mix the remaining sugar with the cinnamon and
sprinkle the cookies with this mixture. Bake them 10 minutes in the
oven at 200 degrees Celsius.
Snicker doodles are an Amish recipe, like
apple bread, Amish friendship
chocolate bread, and
lemon bread, which have been incorporated into everyday American
Bake snicker doodles on the 4th of
July, Independence day in
the USA. On 1 July 1776,
the United States became
independent from the UK.
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Links between cooking and history.