EGGLESS JAM COOKIES / EGGLESS THUMBPRINT COOKIES RECIPE

Eggless thumbprint cookies

" Eggless Jam Cookies / Eggless Thumbrint cookies " was in my bake list for a long time as my kids love  Jim Jam biscuits  that we get in market . Finally i made them one fine day and i couldn't believe that making these eggless jam cookies at home was so easy . The taste texture and the looks was almost perfect in my first trial itself . They became an instant hit at home and vanished in no time. Now i bake these jam cookies frequently and it has never dissappointed me . Go ahead friends .. do give a try and be prepared to get accolades ..... Here you go ..

" Eggless Jam Cookies / Eggless Thumbrint cookies " was in my bake list for a long time as my kids love Jim Jam biscuits that we get in market . Finally i made them one fine day and i couldn't believe that making these eggless jam cookies at home was so easy . The taste texture and the looks was alm...

EGGLESS JAM COOKIES / THUMBPRINT COOKIES

Summary

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Ingredients

All purpose flour/maida
1 cup
Custard powder
1/2 cup
Corn flour
1 tbsp
Sugar
1/4 cup
Butter
1/2 cup
Milk / Curd
1 tbsp
Vanilla essence
1 tsp
Mixed fruit jam / strawberry / any flavour jam - as needed

Steps

  1. In a bowl take butter ,sugar powder and vanilla essence. Whisk well until its creamy and fluffy. 
    how to do Eggless thumbprint cookies
    EGGLESS JAM COOKIES / EGGLESS THUMBPRINT COOKIES RECIPE
  2. In another bowl ,sieve maida & custard powder .
    EGGLESS JAM COOKIES / EGGLESS THUMBPRINT COOKIES RECIPE
  3. Now add this maida mix to the beaten butter mix. Add dry ingredient to the wet ingredient in 2- 3 batches and with a help of  whisk/ spatula / hand make a dough .No need to knead the dough much you just have to make a dough .if the dough is crumbly , add 1 more tbsp milk .the dough has to be non sticky. 
    EGGLESS JAM COOKIES / EGGLESS THUMBPRINT COOKIES RECIPE
    EGGLESS JAM COOKIES / EGGLESS THUMBPRINT COOKIES RECIPE
  4. Melt the jam in microwave for 45 seconds to 1 minute.
    EGGLESS JAM COOKIES / EGGLESS THUMBPRINT COOKIES RECIPE
  5. Roll to make a smooth medium thick chapati .
    EGGLESS JAM COOKIES / EGGLESS THUMBPRINT COOKIES RECIPE
  6. Cut the cookies into desired shape using mould / steel box lid .Remove the cookies and arrange in a greased baking tray.
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  7. Make a small deep dent in the center of cookies using your finger, thumb or a bottle cap.Fill the dent with the jam.Put just few drops of jam as it may melt while cooking and overflow.If you want you can put the jam towards the end of baking just 2-3 minutes before its done.Actualy adding towards end is better . 
    easy Eggless thumbprint cookies for beginners
    how to do Eggless thumbprint cookies for beginners
  8. Preheat the oven at 180c for 10 minutes . 
  9. Place the tray in the middle rack and bake the cookies in 180 c for 15 -20min / till the edges starts getting golden brown . 
  10. Remove the cookies from the tray and let it cool completely.Initially they look soft when hot but after 30-40 mins , they will become crunchy and tasty only after they are cooled completely.
  11. Thats it!! Egg less Jam Cookies are ready!!Store in air-tight container once cooled completely.
    recipe for Eggless thumbprint cookies for beginners
    Eggless thumbprint cookies recipe
    Eggless thumbprint cookies for beginners

NOTE :

  1. If you want you can add wheat flour instead of maida or both in ratio. 
  2. you can use any flavour custard power . i had used that day orange flavour , so the color .
  3. Make a deep dent in the centre else the jam will spill out

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Love ~Smitha

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