Toasted Sesame Seed Cookies
Sesame has a delicious small seed that comes inside of an edible husk, but that is commercially available usually in its seed form or in a paste called tahini.
Our delicious sesame seed cookies are coated with toasted sesame seeds, fragrant and crunchy, an excellent snack for school, coffee break, or tea time.
1 cup sesame seeds, divided
2 cups all-purpose flour
3/4 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup (4-ounces) unsalted butter, softened
2 tablespoons water
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 large egg