Sesame Cookies

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 60
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 42.9
  • Total Fat: 2.2 g
  • Cholesterol: 4.2 mg
  • Sodium: 13.1 mg
  • Total Carbs: 5.2 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.3 g
  • Protein: 0.7 g

View full nutritional breakdown of Sesame Cookies calories by ingredient

Number of Servings: 60


    2C Flour
    1/2C Sugar
    1-1/2Tsp Baking Powder
    1/4Tsp Salt
    1/2C Shortening (Unsalted Butter)
    1 Egg (slightly beaten)
    1/4C Milk (1%)
    1/2Tsp Vanilla Extract
    1/2Tsp Orange Extract
    1/2C Sesame Seeds


Preheat oven to 375 degrees
Sift 1st 4 ingredients together
Cut in shortening until pea sized (small)
Stir in egg
Add milk- 1 tbl at a time
Stir in vanilla & orange extracts
Mix to form soft dough
Make 1" oblong balls & roll in sesame seeds
Bake for 15-20 min (golden brown on bottom

Number of Servings: 60

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user FRANNYA.

Member Ratings For This Recipe

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    Sounds good. - 3/2/19

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    Great idea must make some for us - 10/15/17

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    sounds great. I will try to make it tomorrow - 3/2/09

    Reply from FRANNYA (3/13/09)
    Were they as tastey as expected?

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    Now these sound delicious! I can't wait to make them. Thank you for submitting this great recipe! - 3/2/09

    Reply from FRANNYA (3/13/09)
    Have you made them yet? If so, were they as good as expected?