sesame cookies


Sesame cookies .

Sesame cookies are extremely easy and buttery. These delicious cookies are also easy to make. sesame seeds are called til in hindi.



All purpose flour – 1 & ½ cup

Castor sugar – ½ cup

Sesame seeds – 1/8th cup

Butter – 3/4th cup + 1 tbsp


Lightly Roast the sesame seeds in a pan.

Keep it aside and cool them.

Finely powder the sugar and sieve it.

Mix the sugar with butter and beat it till they seems fluffy.

Add sesame seeds to the above mixture and mix it well.

Gradually add flour and keep mixing. It will be stiff dough.

 Preheat the oven at 160c for 10 minutes.

Now place the dough on a sheet and place another sheet on the top of the dough.

Gentle press down the rolling pin and roll out to ¼” thick.

Remove the top sheet and cut into desire shape using a cutter.

Take the cookies out and place on baking tray.

Now re knead and re-roll the rest of the dough and make same size cookies out of it.

Place the cookies on the greased trey and bake it for 12-15 minutes till top turns light golden brown.

Cool the cookies and keep the cookies in a tight container.






Cooking is my passion.i love to play with myriad tastes of spices . I belong to a odiya family by birth but marriade to a bengoli person.the crash of cultures between two families induced me to cook innovatively so as to make everyone happy.

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2 Responses

  1. Rajni Tewari says:

    Dear Shibani, is the butter 3/4 t or 3/4c .Please do confirm . Warm regards Rajni.

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