Thursday, December 24, 2009

Chocolate Cardamom Cookies


Long back i had made these cookies and was just lying in my drafts,so thought of posting it today as its perfect way to celebrate Christmas too!!, My son loves chocolate so i did this chocolate flavour cookies just for him and he enjoyed having it as well...i love the flavour of cardamom in it, it does make it really different and delicious too....so try this and enjoy these yummy cookies ...

AND WISHING EVERYONE A VERY HAPPY XMAS & WISHES FOR A WONDERFUL YEAR AS WELL

Ingredients


1/2 cup butter


1/2 cup sugar


3/4 cup Maida

2 tbsp semolina

1/2 tsp baking powder


1/4 tsp baking soda


1 1/2 tsp cardamom powder

1 tsp vanilla essence

1 tbsp curd

pinch of salt


1 cup melted milk chocolate


1/2 cup chopped walnuts


Method

  • Sieve Maida, baking powder, soda and salt and then keep aside
  • Cream butter and sugar together with the help of an electric beater
  • Add the sieved maida mix,semolina,cardamom powder,vanilla essence and mix well with hands till it becomes like a bread crumbs
  • Add curds and mix to a smooth dough and keep aside for 30 minutes
  • Divide the dough into small balls
  • Line in a baking tray and bake it at 180 c for 15 minutes or till done
  • Cool it on a wire rack and later spread 2 tsp melted chocolate on it and then press few chopped walnuts on it and let it set for some more time and then serve when required