Love Heart whole wheat Cookies …

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Love heart cookies are my all time favorite evening snack. They are made with whole wheat (Atta). So they are healthy and yummy too. I love to try healthier version of foods. I have tried to make these Cookies as healthy as possible . I have used very simple ingredients available in the kitchen ….

You may gift these cookies to your loved ones in special occasion or surprise your relatives , friends and colleagues with this sweet delight . Have fun with the recipe…

So here are the complete list of ingredients and methods :

nfdIngredients :

  • 2 cups of Atta / Whole wheat flour
  • 8 choti elaichi powder
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/4 cup of milk
  • 100 grams frozen unsalted butter
  • 1/2 cup of powered sugar or as per taste
  • 1/2 cup yogurt
  • 1 tsp vanilla essence

Method:

  1. In a small blender grind 1/2 cup of sugar .
  2. In a bowl mix 2 cups of Atta , 1 tsp of baking powder and 1/2 tsp of baking soda.
  3. Cut frozen butter into cubes and mix with the flour with the help of your finger tips.
  4. Mix the butter in the Atta until you get crumbly mixture.
  5. Add powdered sugar and elaichi powder . Mix well.
  6. Add 1/2 cup of Yogurt and vanilla essence in the mixture .
  7. Add 1/4 cup of milk and form a dough with the help of a spatula.
  8. Cover the dough mixture with a cloth and keep it in the fridge for 30-40 minutes. It helps to set the dough.
  9. Pre heat the oven for 10-15 minutes at 180 degree Celsius.
  10. Take the dough from the fridge , spread some Atta on the Chakla and the dough mixture.
  11.  Take a rolling pin (Belan) and roll or flatten the dough.
  12. Cut the dough with a Cookie cutter . I have used heart shaped cookie cutter but you can use any shape as per your choice .
  13. Place the cookies in a baking tray .
  14. Make sure to leave space between each cookies to allow them to bake from all the sides.
  15. Bakes the cookies for 15-20  mins till they are light brown.
  16. Remove the cookies from the oven , place them in a wide surface for cooling down.
  17. Store the cookies in an air tight container once cooled .

Note from the author :

These cookies are different from the regular store brought cookies as I have used elaichi to give the Indian touch. These cookies reminds me the flavour of Khajoor (a traditional fried cookies) made by my grand mother.

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