Homemade Cookies with Essential Oils



Red Velvet White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Servings:2 dozen

Prep Time:7 min

Cook Time:10–12 min

Difficulty:Medium

Ingredients:

½ cup butter, softened
¾ cup white sugar
1 large egg
1½ teaspoons vanilla
1 teaspoon white vinegar
1½ teaspoons natural red food coloring
1 drop Cardamom essential oil
1½ cups all-purpose flour
2½ tablespoons cocoa powder
1 teaspoon corn starch
¾ teaspoon baking powder
¼ teaspoon salt
¾ cup white chocolate chips

Instructions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
  2. Cream together butters and sugars.
  3. Add remaining wet ingredients.
  4. In separate bowl, sift together dry ingredients.
  5. Combine wet, dry, and other ingredients.
  6. Roll into balls and place on cookie sheet.
  7. Bake for 10–12 minutes.

Tips:

Change the essential oil used to adjust flavor and create a unique cookie experience. Melted chocolate and sprinkles can make a simple cookie festive.

 


Snickerdoodles

Servings:2 dozen

Prep Time:7 min

Cook Time:10–12 min

Difficulty:Medium

Ingredients:

1 cup butter, softened
1½ cup white sugar
2 eggs
2 teaspoons vanilla
1 drop Cinnamon essential oil
2¾ cups all-purpose flour
2 teaspoon cream of tarter
1 teaspoon baking soda

Roll cookie balls in:
2 tablespoons white sugar
2 tablespoons ground cinnamon

Instructions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
  2. Cream together butters and sugars.
  3. Add remaining wet ingredients.
  4. In separate bowl, sift together dry ingredients.
  5. Combine wet, dry, and other ingredients.
  6. Roll into balls and place on cookie sheet.
  7. Bake for 10–12 minutes.

Tips:

Change the essential oil used to adjust flavor and create a unique cookie experience. Melted chocolate and sprinkles can make a simple cookie festive.


Gingersnaps

Servings:2 dozen

Prep Time:7 min

Cook Time:10–12 min

Difficulty:Medium

Ingredients:

¾ cup butter, softened
1 cup white sugar
1 large egg
¼ cup dark molasses
2 cups all-purpose flour
2 teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon salt
1–3 drops Ginger essential oil
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon

Roll cookie balls in:
2 tablespoons white sugar
2 tablespoons ground cinnamon

Instructions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
  2. Cream together butters and sugars.
  3. Add remaining wet ingredients.
  4. In separate bowl, sift together dry ingredients.
  5. Combine wet, dry, and other ingredients.
  6. Roll into balls and place on cookie sheet.
  7. Bake for 10–12 minutes.

Tips:

Change the essential oil used to adjust flavor and create a unique cookie experience. Melted chocolate and sprinkles can make a simple cookie festive.


Chocolate Cookies

Servings:2 dozen

Prep Time:7 min

Cook Time:10–12 min

Difficulty:Medium

Ingredients:

1 cup butter, softened
1½ cup white sugar
2 eggs
2 teaspoons vanilla
1 drop Peppermint essential oil
2 cups all-purpose flour
⅔ cup cocoa powder
¾ teaspoon baking soda
¼ teaspoon salt

Instructions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
  2. Cream together butters and sugars.
  3. Add remaining wet ingredients.
  4. In separate bowl, sift together dry ingredients.
  5. Combine wet, dry, and other ingredients.
  6. Roll into balls and place on cookie sheet.
  7. Bake for 10–12 minutes.

Tips:

Change the essential oil used to adjust flavor and create a unique cookie experience. Melted chocolate and sprinkles can make a simple cookie festive.


Peanut Butter Cookies

Servings:4 dozen

Prep Time:7 min

Cook Time:10–12 min

Difficulty:Medium

Ingredients:

1 cup butter, softened
1 cup peanut butter
1 cup white sugar
1 cup brown sugar
2 eggs
1 drop Cardamom essential oil
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda

Instructions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
  2. Cream together butters and sugars.
  3. Add remaining wet ingredients.
  4. In separate bowl, sift together dry ingredients.
  5. Combine wet, dry, and other ingredients.
  6. Roll into balls and place on cookie sheet.
  7. Bake for 10–12 minutes.

Tips:

Change the essential oil used to adjust flavor and create a unique cookie experience. Melted chocolate and sprinkles can make a simple cookie festive.


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