Friday, May 14, 2010

Eggless Cardamom And Pistachios Flavored Cookie




 Know What U Eat: The skinny nut pistachios are one of the lowest calorie, lowest fat nuts; offering the most nuts per serving. Full of fiber and protein, pistachios help you feel fuller longer so you consume less throughout the day. Packed with protein, fiber and key antioxidants, pistachios are the all-natural way to fuel fitness.This recipe is very easy & quick to make all time favorite cardamom and pistachio flavored cookie, we all enjoy, infact one of fav cookie, when I was a kid..Great for any occasions, family gatherings, tea-party etc..

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Yields: 22-24 Cookies

Ingredients:
1/2 C All purpose flour OR divide into 1/2 using APF + whole-wheat flour
1/4 C Semolina (rava)
1/2 C chick-pea flour (besan)
1/4 C + 1 Tbsp pistachio, finely sliced 
1/4 tsp green cardamom powder
1/2 C unsalted butter (room-temperature)
1/2 C sugar (taste & add more if you like sweeter)
Pinch of baking soda 

Method:
1.  In a bowl, mix all of these flours, finely sliced pistachios, baking soda and cardamom powder and set aside.
2. Pre heat the oven to 375 degree.
3. Fold in unmelted butter  with sugar in a mixing bowl and beat/whisk untill light and fluffy.
4.  Add the flour mixture to butter and sugar mixture and knead them together to make smooth dough.
5.  Divide the dough into about 22-24 equal parts and make them into balls.
6.  Press each ball between your palms gently. Approx. 3/4" thickness.
7.  Press few pieces pistachios over these balls.
8.  Place all of these cookies 2" apart on a lightly greased cookie sheet, and bake it on 350 deg.F, for untill 15-20 mins or light brown in color.
9. Once done, allow it to cool on the cookie sheet for about 10-15 mins before you take them off.
10. Enjoy with a cup of tea / coffee..or just pop it in your mouth when desired..its that easy.

35 comments:

Hari Chandana said...

Mmmmmmmm...Delicious cookies...looks perfect and tempting dear.. very new to me.. nice click.. :)

Sanctified Spaces said...

LOvely eggless recipe.Thank you.

Preeti Kashyap said...

Looks awesome! Perfect with tea!

Nithya said...

Wow.. thats really nice and yummy :)

Shabs.. said...

Wow....i just baked some cookies too, cardamom and pista one....sooooooooooooooooooooooooo delicious...

Sanyukta Gour(Bayes) said...

looks delcious.bful and crisp.nice clicks..do check my version of nankatai..very similar to urs...

Priti said...

Yummmmm look delicious ...and tempting clicks....am drooling and going to try this soon..

Ann said...

Wow.. looks terrific and love this recipe. can I grab one pls?

Kiran said...

Very delicious looking cookies.Nice pic.

Angie's Recipes said...

They look so crunchy and nutty!

Home Cooked Oriya Food said...

awesome cookies, I want to grab one too...

Priya said...

Wat a beautiful, elegant and cute cookies..awesome!!

Cool Lassi(e) said...

The cookie looks real good! Nice and crispy and perfect for teatime. Happy Weekend!

Srimathi said...

I know this cookie will taste good. A similar cookie is sold at TJ's and I run from that cookie isle because I know it will be in my cart if I pass it. I did not know Pistachios are low in fat. thank you for that info.

sowmya's creative saga said...

looks nice and crunchy..

Mriganayani said...

I like the very proper words you've used - pop in your mouth when desired. And if I have this with me, I'll be desiring it every 5 mins. And I'll keep popping it just because you said so. Love it!

Nithu said...

Hmm Yummy ooo yummmm !! Eggless cookies, I love them. Always wanna make one. Yours looking perfect-o. Love it.

Yamini said...

cardamom and pistachios make for an amazing combination - and these cookies look so yummy :)

Rekha shoban said...

tempting cookies...perfect dear!

AshKuku said...

Very tempting cookies..... Love to savor them for my tea.... & u have captured those well prepared cookies, to make them picture perfect....

Ash...
(http://asha-oceanichope.blogspot.com/)

Hamaree Rasoi said...

Cookies that too eggless look simply yummy. Thanks for posting such a wonderful recipe.

Deepa
Hamaree Rasoi

Parita said...

Nice recipe, thanks for sharing, look yumm!

Gulmohar said...

That sounds so flavorful...yumm cookies

Suman said...

WOW...such a beautiful looking cookies...thanks for sharing this!

Dhanya Ganesh said...

Looks really yummy and crunchy:)

Uma said...

looks super yummy :)

Joanne said...

Cardamom and pistachio make for such a lovely pair! These cookies sound delicious and satisfying.

Nandini said...

Nice recipe, looks yumm

RAKS KITCHEN said...

Love this a lot,I am going to try this soon and let u know the result :)

munchcrunchandsuch said...

i can smell elaichi here.wonderful

CHAITRA said...

mmmmmmmmmm.delicious n mouth watering cookies.wud like to have a bite.......
Do check out my blog

Balakrishna Saraswathy said...

yummmyyyyyyyyy and cruchyyyyyyyyyyyy

Rachel said...

Wholesome cookies...

Pavithra said...

Looks sooooooooo crunchy and yummy .. the picture is making me drool.

Katy ~ said...

Oh, I can almost taste them from here as I stare at the screen and wish for my own. These look so yummy and irresistible. Good to know that pistachios are lower in fat because they are one of my all time favorite nuts.

 
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