DIY Honey cookies are nutritious and easy to make. It is a valuable alternative to store-bought cookie dough to make cookies which may have doubtful ingredients.
The Best Honey Cookies: A Popular Baked Food!
Honey is a very popular sweetener among bakers than processed sugar. The reason is, it provides an exceptionally sweet flavour or an ingredient in bakery foods.
Apart from this, honey is a natural food with many healthy values compared to regular sugar. Also, it is profitable as it allows you to use less honey than sugar because honey is sweeter than sugar.
Honey as an ingredient in cookies offers a distinct and pleasing aroma. The other important quality of pure honey in the cookie is that it doesn’t dry out quickly and slow it down its tendency to crack.
Here is the DIY Honey Cookies Recipe:
- Toasted sesame seeds – 1/3 cup
- Grated orange rind – 2tbsp
- Pure honey – 3 tbsp
- Brown sugar – ½ cup
- Unsalted butter – ½ cup
- Vanilla extract – 1tbsp
- All-purpose flour (Maida) – 1, 1/3 Cup
- One Large Egg
- Baking soda – 1 tbsp
- Salt – ¼ tbsp
- Parchment paper
- Orange juice – 1 tbsp
- Honey – 1tbsp (Extra)
- Toasted sesame seeds – 1/3 Cup (Extra)
Note: The orange juice and 1 tbsp honey is to mix and drizzle on cookies at the end.
- Put these ingredients together, brown sugar, butter and vanilla in a large bowl.
- In a mixer grinder, blend them until the mixture turns fluffy.
- Now add Egg to the above mixture.
- Now it is the time to beat the flour, baking soda and salt together.
- Mix the toasted sesame seeds, pure honey and grated orange rind into the dough. Beat it at a medium speed for some time.
- Now scoop the dough by full one tablespoon and roll in the extra sesame seeds.
- Make and arrange cookies by placing them with the 2-inch gap on parchment paper.
- Finally, preheat the oven 350°F and bake the cookies for 10 to 12 minutes. After this, let it cool for some time.
- It is the time to make the mixture of extra honey and orange juice in a bowl.
- Finally, drizzle this over cooled cookies.
Make these delicious cookies at home and enjoy the unique taste and aroma! Pure honey in these cookies is all that makes the difference.