Manjushree's Kairuchi

Whole wheat Pinwheel Cookies

  • Cusine :Continental
  • Serve :20
  • Preparation time :1 Hour


  • Whole wheat flour 1 cup
  • Baking powder Pinch
  • Salt 1/4 Tsp
  • Butter 1/2 cup
  • Powdered sugar 1/2 cup
  • Vanilla extracts 1 Tsp
  • Milk 2 Tbsp
  • Cinnamon and Nutmeg powder pinch
  • Cocoa powder or Chocolate syrup 2 Tbsp


"Whole wheat Pinwheel Cookies" A healthy tea time item. 

Take butter in a bowl and cream it, then add powdered sugar, milk and vanilla essence. Mix well until it come creamy texture.

In a separate bowl, sift together flour, baking powder, Cinnamon nutmeg powder, salt and fold into the butter mixture mix well and prepare a dough. 

Then divide the dough in 2 equal portion, for one portion add cocoa powder or chocolate syrup and kneed the dough.

Now take a dough, roll it  like chapati and make a rectangle shape, keep the sheet one on top, roll up tightly, wrap it in butter paper, chill it for 25-30 minutes.

Preheat oven to 180°C/ 350 °F/ Gas Mark 4.

Unwrap the cookie dough and cut in to  1/4 inch slices, Place the cookies on the greased baking tray keeping enough distance between each. 

Bake in the pre- heated oven for twenty minutes.

Cooking in Pressure Cooker :-

Preheat the cooker for 15 mins, place 1 empty container in cooker, on top of that place greased cookie tray and bake for 40 to 45 mins in medium flame.

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