How to make Vanilla Cookies -

Delicately flavoured delicious vanilla cookies.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Vanilla essence (वेनीला एसेन्स), Refined flour (maida) (मैदा)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Vanilla Cookies

Vanilla Cookies Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 21-25 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Vanilla Cookies Recipe

  • Vanilla essence 3/4 teaspoon

  • Refined flour (maida) 2 cups

  • Custard powder 1/4 cup

  • Castor sugar (caster sugar) 100 grams

  • Milk 1/2 cup

  • Baking soda 1/2 teaspoon

  • Baking powder 3/4 teaspoon

  • Butter 1 cup

  • Castor sugar (caster sugar) 1 cup


Step 1

Heat milk in a non-stick pan, add custard powder, mix well and cook till the mixture thickens. Remove from heat, strain the custard into a bowl and set aside to cool.

Step 2

Preheat oven to 180ºC.

Step 3

Sieve together refined flour, baking soda and baking powder into another bowl.

Step 4

Cream together butter and castor sugar in a third bowl till light and fluffy. Add vanilla essence and custard and beat well.

Step 5

Add flour mixture and fold till well combined.

Step 6

Divide the mixture into equal portions and shape them into lemon sized cookies. Place them on a baking tray, place the tray in the preheated oven and bake for fifteen to twenty minutes. Remove from oven and cool.

Step 7


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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

Chef Sanjeev Kapoor is the most celebrated face of Indian cuisine. He is Chef extraordinaire, runs a successful TV Channel FoodFood, hosted Khana Khazana cookery show on television for more than 17 years, author of 150+ best selling cookbooks, restaurateur and winner of several culinary awards. He is living his dream of making Indian cuisine the number one in the world and empowering women through power of cooking to become self sufficient. His recipe portal is a complete cookery manual with a compendium of more than 10,000 tried & tested recipes, videos, articles, tips & trivia and a wealth of information on the art and craft of cooking in both English and Hindi.