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Pumpkin Spice Snickerdoodle Cookies

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As the leaves begin to change and the air takes on a crisp, autumnal chill, there’s no denying that fall is in full swing. And what better way to celebrate this cozy season than with a plate of warm, spiced goodness? Enter Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cookies – the ultimate treat that’s sure to steal the show at any party or gathering. In this post, we’ll explore why these cookies are so irresistibly good and how they can bring immense value to your next get-together.

The Perfect Blend of Flavors

Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cookies offer a delightful fusion of flavors that encapsulate the essence of fall. The rich, earthy notes of pumpkin are perfectly complemented by the warm, aromatic spices like cinnamon, nutmeg, and cloves. These ingredients create a symphony of taste sensations that dance on your palate, making each bite a moment to savor.

The Soft and Chewy Texture

One of the defining features of these cookies is their soft and chewy texture. The addition of pumpkin puree ensures that the cookies remain moist and tender, making them a delightful contrast to the crispy cinnamon-sugar coating on the outside. 

When you bake a batch of Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cookies, your kitchen will be filled with the most enchanting aroma. The scent of pumpkin and spices wafts through the air, creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere that can instantly put your guests in a festive mood. 

Versatile and Crowd-Pleasing

Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cookies are incredibly versatile and appeal to a wide range of tastes. They strike the perfect balance between sweet and spiced, making them a hit with both adults and kids. Whether you’re hosting a family gathering, a Halloween party, or a cozy autumn soirée, these cookies will satisfy everyone’s cravings.


Not only are Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cookies delicious, but they also offer endless opportunities for creative presentation. You can stack them in a pyramid, arrange them on a platter, or even serve them in a cookie jar for a charming rustic touch. The beautiful, warm colors of these cookies make them a visually appealing addition to any dessert spread.

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Homemade Comfort with Minimal Effort

Despite their gourmet appearance and taste, Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cookies are surprisingly easy to make. The simple ingredient list and straightforward instructions mean that even novice bakers can whip up a batch with confidence. Plus, the act of baking and sharing these cookies brings a sense of homemade comfort that’s perfect for gatherings.



Incorporating Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cookies into your next party or gathering is a surefire way to infuse warmth and flavor into the occasion. These cookies embody the essence of fall with their rich pumpkin and spice flavors, soft texture, and irresistible aroma. Whether you’re looking for a crowd-pleasing dessert or a creative way to embrace the season, these cookies are a delicious and versatile option. So, bake up a batch, share the joy, and watch as your guests fall in love with the magic of Pumpkin Snickerdoodle Cookies.

Prevent sticking to the pan with this unbleached parchment paper.

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Pumpkin Spice Snickerdoodles

Pumpkin Spice Snickerdoodles

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes

You will love these cozy pumpkin spice snickerdoodles, a fun, fall twist on snickerdoodles.


  • 3/4 cup brown sugar, packed
  • 1 stick butter, softened
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1/3 cup pumpkin
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp nutmeg
  • dash of cloves
  • 1/4 tsp cream of tartar
  • 1 1/2 cups of flour
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • for coating:
  • 1 TBSP cinnamon
  • 1/8 tsp nutmeg
  • dash of cloves
  • 1/4 cup sugar


  1. Cream together brown sugar, softened butter, egg, and vanilla.
  2. Add in pumpkin and mix together gently.
  3. In a separate bowl, mix 1 tsp cinnamon, 1/4 tsp nutmeg, dash of cloves, cream of tartar, flour, and baking soda.
  4. Fold in dry mixture and mix well, but do not overmix.
  5. Chill dough in freezer for 10 minutes.
  6. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  7. Mix 1 TBSP cinnamon, 1/8 tsp nutmeg and dash of cloves together in a small bowl.
  8. When dough has chilled for 10 minutes, take out and roll into balls.
  9. Roll the dough balls through the sugar and spice mixture.
  10. Place dough balls that have been rolled in the sugar in spice on a cookie sheet covered in parchment paper, spaced about 2 inches apart.
  11. Cook for 9 minutes and check on cookies. If done, remove from oven and let cool. If not, cook for another 1-2 minutes.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 20 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 117Total Fat: 5gSaturated Fat: 3gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 2gCholesterol: 21mgSodium: 74mgCarbohydrates: 17gFiber: 1gSugar: 9gProtein: 1g

The writer is not a doctor or nutritionist and this nutritional information is just a guideline. Please consult your doctor or nutritionist for more accurate information.

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