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Easy & Delicious Cream Cheese Cookies

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Cream Cheese Cookies
Cream Cheese Cookies

Who doesn’t love cheese? Aren’t we all a little obsessed with it? Cheese is something to be cherished, whether you put it on cupcakes or sprinkle it on pasta, it enhances the flavor of food and makes it even more delicious.

Cream cheese desserts have another level of tastiness, you just cannot say no to them. Our philosophy on any recipe is that it should be quick, easy, and full of flavor.

These cream cheese cookies are so easy to make you might feel like cheating. Additionally, these cookies are irresistibly tasty and also quite healthy.

These cloudy cream cheese cookies do not need you to be a gourmet chef or have a massive pantry, just a few ingredients and a person who knows how to operate a kitchen is all the requirement.

Cream Cheese Cookies

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Easy & Delicious Cream Cheese Cookies

4.9 from 9 votes
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Refrigeration Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 32 minutes
Thesecream cheese cookies are so easy to make you might feel like cheating. Additionally,these cookies are irresistibly tasty and also quite healthy.


  • ½ cup / 113.5 g Butter (Room temperature)
  • ½ cup / 113.5 g Cream Cheese (Room temperature)
  • 1 cup / 200 g Sugar
  • 1 large / 1 large Egg
  • 1 tsp / 1 tsp Vanilla Essence
  • ½ tsp / ½ tsp Salt
  • 2 cups / 250 g All-Purpose Flour
  • 1 tsp / 1 tsp Baking Powder
  • Powdered Sugar (for garnish)


  • First off, put butter and cream cheese in a bowl, and using an electric beater cream the butter and cream cheese together.
  • Once well combined, add sugar to the mixture, and using the electric beater on high, keep beating until the sugar dissolves.
  • Next, add the egg, vanilla essence, and salt to the mixture and mix again until well-combined.
  • Place a sieve over the bowl and add flour and baking powder through the sieve into the mixture.
  • Using a spatula fold the flour into the liquid mix and keep mixing until a soft gooey batter is attained.
  • Once the batter is ready, cover the mixture using a cling wrap and refrigerate for at least an hour.
  • After an hour, line a baking tray with parchment paper and using an ice cream scoop or a spoon roll 2 tbsp of batter into a ball.
  • Make as many balls as you can from the whole batter and place them on the baking tray approximately 1 inch apart from each other.
  • Save the rest of the batter for a second batch or later.
  • Preheat the oven, you can preheat the oven while you rest the batter for an over.
  • Once heated, place the cookies into the oven and bake 190°C/ 375°F for 10-12 minutes.
  • When done, let them cool completely and then dust them with powder sugar.


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Nutrition Facts

Calories: 149kcal (7%) | Carbohydrates: 20g (7%) | Protein: 2g (4%) | Fat: 7g (11%) | Saturated Fat: 4g (25%) | Cholesterol: 28mg (9%) | Sodium: 121mg (5%) | Potassium: 50mg (1%) | Fiber: 1g (4%) | Sugar: 10g (11%) | Vitamin A: 232IU (5%) | Calcium: 21mg (2%) | Iron: 1mg (6%)

*This calculation is done by assumption calculated by an API. Please use our nutrition information just to get an idea about the recipe, consult a nutritionist if you need exact nutrition information.

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  1. 5 stars
    These cookies are sooooooo good. I love them. So simple to make. This amazing cookie will be a signature dessert in my home… Thank you😋