Brazilian Coffee Cookies



Its time to welcome the New Year and say goodbye to 2010 on a sweet note. Let’s raise a toast to good times. Wishing all my dear readers and friends a blessed and peaceful 2011.

Past few days I baked loads of cookies and cakes. Brazilian Coffee Cookies being one them. All you coffee lovers will swear by them. I followed Rosa’s recipe and they came out perfect.

Brazilian Coffee Cookies Recipe

Preparation: 10 mts, Baking: 12 mts

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Ingredients:

2 cups plain white flour

1/2 tsp salt

1/4 tsp baking soda

1/4 tsp baking powder

1/3 cup butter

1/2 cup brown sugar

1/2 cup white sugar

1 egg

1 1/2 tsp vanilla essence

1 tbsp milk

1 tbsp hot water

2 1/2 tbsps instant coffee powder

1 Sieve together flour, baking pwd, baking soda and salt. Keep aside.
2 Add hot water to the coffee pwd and keep aside.
3 In a bowl, cream together butter, brown sugar and white sugar until well blended. Beat in the milk, vanilla essence and egg until light and creamy. Add the coffee mixture and mix.
4 Mix in the sieved ingredients until just blended. Cover with plastic foil and place in refrigerator for 10-15 mts.
5 Prepare small lemon sized balls and place on baking sheet that has been lined with butter paper. Place each ball about 2 inches apart as they spread. Lightly flatten the balls with a fork. Sprinkle some sugar on top of each ball.
6 Bake in a pre-heated oven at 200 C for about 10-12 mts till the edges are slightly toasted or till done. Once baked, the cookie will feel soft on touch but once cool it will harden.
7 Cool on a wire rack. Repeat with remaining dough. Store in airtight container.

Brazilian Coffee Cookies

  • Prep time:
  • Cook time:
  • Serves: 10

Main Ingredients:

  1. coffee
  2. flour
  3. sugar
  4. butter

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Its time to welcome the New Year and say goodbye to 2010 on a sweet note. Let’s raise a toast to good times. Wishing all my dear readers and friends a blessed 2011.

Sailu

I'm a food blogger, food photographer and organic gardener based out of India. I enjoy cooking for my family using fresh produce from my vegetable garden and farmer's market. I love to try out various cuisines and perfect my cooking skills. I believe that hard work, self-discipline, and a positive attitude cannot help but reap a harvest of fantastic results. Say hello and join me on Pinterest, Google Plus, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.

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31 Responses

  1. Samantha Angela says:

    Mmm. Those would be great with a cappuccino!

  2. Sanjeeta kk says:

    These cookies look plump and crisp. Love the coffee flavor and the sugar crystals over them. Happy 2011 to you too, Sailu!

  3. Wow… Great looking Coffee cookies… Love Coffee flavour..
    Wish you and your family a Happy and prosperous New Year..

  4. meena says:

    Sailu,
    Yummy! Happy new year to u and your family too.

  5. Anantha says:

    Hi Sailu garu

    Wishing u a very very Happy New Year ahead full of Happiness, Prosperity, Success and good Health.

    I tried these cookies for new year and they were amazing. I dont have a site but i posted them on facebook you can have a view. I did even prepare christmas baking from your site & it was a super hit. Thank you very much Sailu garu. You rock!!!!!

  6. Kalyani says:

    Happy New Year Sailu !!!!!!!!!! cookies looks very tempting ……….

  7. Jennifer says:

    Sailu Happy New Year!
    I made these cookies today and took them to a party. The entire batch was gone within 10 minutes. Now, I’ll be sending your recipes on to my friends at that party!
    Thanks!! (And, Thanks to Rosa, too!)

    PS I used BRU coffee:)

  8. Liby says:

    Hi Sailu
    Happy New Year! Can regular white sugar be used instead of brown sugar. What are the differences in taste or texture?
    Thanks

  9. Happy new year to you too dear. Those cookies looks super delicious.

  10. Sailaja says:

    Wonderful recipe…I just made it and cannot keep away from them..

  11. yummy– am goona try this soon !

  12. rupa says:

    Hi Sailu,
    Happy new year, I love everything coffee…..Whats the best substitute for egg here ? I am dying to bake these :)

  13. Sun says:

    How many cookies will this recipe yield? Thank you.

  14. priya says:

    Can I substitute egg in this recipe?

  15. ivika says:

    Such an easy and wonderful recipe, we love these cookies!

  16. Krithi says:

    Hi Sailu, I made these and loved it very much… Thanks for the recipe..
    Here is my link.. Krithi’s Kitchen – Brazilian Coffee Cookies

  17. Krithi says:

    Hi Sailu, I made these and loved it very much… Thanks for the recipe..
    Here is my link.. Krithi’s Kitchen – Brazilian Coffee Cookies

  18. Madhu Pahuja says:

    I made these today using GF self-raising flour and they spread a bit more than shown in the picture. But quite tasty and everyone at home loved these. Thanks for the recipe :)

  19. Monali says:

    Hi.I made these cookies today,and it turned out superb.I am a newbie in backing but still the cookies were a hit among my family.thank you so much for this easy and tasty recipe :)

  20. Monali says:

    Hi.I made these cookies today,and it turned out superb.I am a newbie in backing but still the cookies were a hit among my family.thank you so much for this easy and tasty recipe :)

  21. Njhabak333 says:

    good

  22. Njhabak333 says:

    good

  23. Njhabak333 says:

    good

  24. Parvathi R Nair says:

    i tried des cookies n dey turned out to be fabulous. thank u…please post more…

  25. Parvathi R Nair says:

    i tried des cookies n they turned out to b fabulous…thank u…it was my first attempt…please post more :)

  26. savishni says:

    As it was my first attempt everyone in my family liked it
    IT WAS REALLY fabulousssssssssssssss
    thks a lot plz post more

  27. Archana Palan says:

    Really really liked these cookies recipe. Can u pls help with the eggless version?

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