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perfect base recipe, add different flavors too

Yield: 1 serving
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  1. 1 cup butter
  2. 1.5 cup sugar

  3. cream

  4. 2.5 cup flour
  5. .5 cup crushed oats or flour
  6. 2 tsps bakings soda, baking powder, applecider viniger
  7. 1 tsp salt
  8. add milk or flour depending on how the added ingredients affect the dough's moisture

  9. bake at 350 degrees for about 12 or more min, makes about 2 dozen

  10. remember: 2nd batch bakes faster!
  11. when adding something sweet, decrease sugar by 1/4 cup or 1/8 cup, same for oily

  12. desi: golden raisins, crushed cashew, crushed cardomom and fennel powder,
  13. ginger: cinnamon, ginger powder, nutmeg, fresh chopped ginger, for sweetner use brown sugar (.5 cup) and mollases (1 cup) or even amounts
  14. maple pecan: use maple extract, 1 cup maple syrup, .5 cup brown sugar
  15. tropical thunder, dried cranberry, dried coconut (unsweetened), other chopped dried fruit
  16. chocolate chip: use half white sugar and half brown
  17. peanut butter: use peanut butter and chopped peanuts

  18. possibilities are endless
November 2011

This recipe is a personal recipe added by BahutSwaad and has not been tested or endorsed by MyRecipes.

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