Cardamom almond cookies

Healthy and tasty crisp almond cookies are so easy to make. Healthy for kids and great for occasions.

crisp almond cookies

Opting healthy is the the only way to get rid of multiple diseases that you may suffer from. People often ask if healthy can also be tasty? My answer is ABSOLUTELY ! This is what i promise here every time . Every recipe available here is 100 % healthy and free from all type of harsh chemicals and preservatives. Not only this, but these recipes are eggless. My only aim is to present junk food and unhealthy food in way that they are just absolutely healthy and harmless to our health. thus, Today i brought the recipe of healthy cardamom almond cookies from my kitchen. These are just healthy cookies ideal for kids. A recipe of cookies which is healthy and contains various dry fruits in order to make it more healthier.

Before providing the recipe , here are some frequently asked questions:

What is the healthiest type of cookie?

The healthiest type of cookie, according to me is the cookie which does not contain refined/vegetable oil, refined sugar and all purpose flour/refined flour. One can use instead butter or olive oil, wheat flour or millet flour and brown sugar/crystallized non refined sugar or jaggery. Ragi cookies and coconut cookies too are healthy.

Not only this but cookies may include almond cookie, oatmeal cookie, or hazelnut/ cranberry cookies.

Are home made cookies healthy?

Of course, home made cookies are best as there is no loaded preservatives and harsh chemicals that may harm your effect.

What cookies can you eat on diet?

Best recipe would be healthy oatmeal cookie or the cookies which includes dry fruits such as almond, raisin,hazel nut, peanuts, and cashew nuts. But keep in mind the calorie intake that your body requires.

Recipe for cardamom almond cookies

Preparation time : 20 minutesCooking time : 15 minutes
Total time : 35 minutesServings : 12 nos

Ingredients:

  • Whole wheat flour – 1/2 cup + 2 tablespoon
  • Butter – 3 tablespoon
  • Rock salt – a pinch
  • Powdered brown sugar or unrefined mishri – 2 tablespoon + 1 teaspoon
  • Baking powder – 1/4th teaspoon
  • Almond and cashew nuts powdered – 2 tablespoon
  • Chopped almond – 3
  • Milk – as required
  • Cardamom – 1 nos
wheat flour, dry fruits and baking powder

Preparation for cardamom almond cookies recipe

  • In a bowl, sieve whole wheat flour and baking powder.
  • Add powdered almond and cashews. Add 1 powdered cardamom too.
Dry mix
wheat flour, baking powder, a pinch of salt ,powdered almonds and cashews and powdered cardamom
  • In another bowl, whisk butter at room temperature and powdered sugar till it becomes frothy. You can use hand blender or whisker or you can just do it with your hands.
Butter and sugar
butter and sugar
  • Add this butter mixture to the wheat mixture and form a dough by adding small amount of milk at a time. Make a dough neither too stiff or too soft.
Mixing dry and wet ingredients
  • Now roll the dough and cut it using a cutter or a knife to give shape of your choice.
  • Place them on a tray and garnish chopped almonds on the top.
Cookies before baking
Baking cookies with oven :

Bake the cookies preheated oven(oven should be pre-heated for 10 minutes at toast mode or both iron rods on) for 10-15 minutes at 200 degree C(lower rod should be on).

Time may vary depending on oven so keep your eyes after 10 minutes are over.

Baking cookies without oven:
  • Place a deep bottom pan or kadhai over gas flame.
  • Now place an iron stand inside the kadahi or you can spread a layer of sand or salt instead.
  • Cover the lid and pre heat for 10 minutes at high flame.
  • Over the stand or sand, place your baking tray now and cover it with lid for 15 minutes at low to medium flame.
  • Time may vary so keep an eye after 15 minutes are over.
Stand placed inside kadhai

Tasty and healthy cookies are ready to be served!

Crispy baked cookies

Conclusion:

These tasty cookies are ideal for you and your kids, And is easy to make and healthier to eat. Serve these with hot coffee or pack your bag for travel with these cookies. All the ingredients are available in your kitchen. So, must try this easy to make recipe at home. Eating healthy has always been the option, you just need to choose it.

Also read recipe of healthy wheat bread and recipe for wheat momos

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