Amish Friendship Bread Snickerdoodle Cookies

Found this recipe while looking for different recipes to use with Amish friendship bread starter. Very good!


  1. 1 cup Amish Friendship Bread starter (recipe below)
  2. 1 cup butter softened
  3. 1 1/2 cup sugar (I used coconut sugar)
  4. 2 eggs
  5. 1 tsp cinnamon
  6. 1 tsp baking soda
  7. 1 tsp cream of tartar
  8. 4 cup flour (I substituted 1/4 of this with white whole wheat flour)
  9. 1/4 tsp salt
  10. 1/4 cup sugar (for rolling)
  11. 1/3 cup cinnamon (for rolling)


  1. Mix wet ingredients in bowl
  2. Mix dry ingredients in smaller bowl
  3. Mix wet and dry ingredients together
  4. Roll dough into about 1 inch balls and roll in reserved sugar and cinnamon mixture Place onto cookie sheet and flatten slightly with slotted spatula
  5. Cook for ten minutes(soft cookie) or 1-2 minutes longer for crispy cookie at 375°F oven
  6. RECIPE FOR AMISH FRIENDSHIP BREAD STARTER: Use prepared starter for this recipe on day ten (Basic starter takes 10 Days to make) 1 cup sugar 1 cup flour 1 cup milk Place into gallon size ziplock Days 1-5 squoosh in bag once daily Feed with one cup sugar one cup flour one cup milk on day five Days 5-10 continue squooshing bag once daily On day ten add another one cup sugar flour sugar Divide equally into four portions Use one for recipe give the other three away to friends with directions for continuing starter process or use for other recipes Unused starter can be frozen for later use

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