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Eggless Ghee biscuits, Eggless Ghee cookies, 3 ingredient cookies recipe

Eggless Ghee biscuits/ Ghee cookies are delicious, aromatic, crunchy and melt in mouth cookies/ biscuits that are super easy to make because it is made with just 3 INGREDIENTS. Yes you heard it right! A very quick to make biscuit/cookie which involves only 5 minutes preparation time and 15 minutes to bake makes a good tea time snack. Also this recipe uses no special ingredients or any tools to prepare it making it a beginner friendly recipe too. So lets get to the making!
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eggless ghee cookies


  • Maida/ All purpose flour – 1 cup
  • Powdered sugar – ½ cup
  • Ghee – ½ cup

eggless ghee biscuits


* 1 cup = 160 ml

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eggless ghee cookies

How to make eggless ghee biscuits with step by step images

eggless ghee cookies

  1. In a blender add sugar and grind it into powder and keep it aside. (I used 1/2 cup of regular sugar from which i obtained i used 1/2 cup powdered sugar i reserved the remaining sugar for later use)
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  2. In a bowl add maida/ all purpose flour, ½ cup powdered sugar and ghee.
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  3. Mix well and it will slowly form a soft dough.
    eggless ghee cookies
  4. Preheat oven at 350F/ 180C . Now pinch a small portion of cookie dough, make it into a ball and then flatten it gently and keep it aside. Repeat the process till all the cookie/ biscuit dough is complete.
    eggless ghee biscuits
  5. Place a butter paper/ wax paper/ parchment paper on a baking tray. Now place the flattened cookies one by one with enough spacing between each cookie.
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  6. Place the baking tray in the oven and bake the cookies/ biscuits for 15 minutes or till cookies are done. When bottom turns light brown remove the biscuits from oven, place it on a cooling tray for it to cool down. When the biscuits have cooled serve them with tea/ coffee and store the remaining cookies in air tight container.
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  1. Do you think if i replace maida with wheat flour, the biscuits would come out tasty?

    • Sandhya Riyaz

      Hi priya!
      The biscuits would become little crumbly and will taste different from the original one!

  2. Thank so much for this recipe I tried the cookies and really enjoyed them since am allergic to eggs this was the perfect recipe god bless you

  3. Tried out it turned out Awesome , thanks for your recipe

  4. Hi Sandhya!

    Came across your blog today during my search for eggless cookies. Tried it today just because of how easy it was. Absolutely mindblowing! I had to add some amount of extra flour, but the end result is absolutely worth it. Wonderful recipe and very nostalgia-invoking. Great blog and great content!


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