Copycat Vanilla Wafers Recipe

Copycat Vanilla Wafers Recipe

Copycat Vanilla Wafers Recipe. This recipe brings you the familiar, comforting taste of vanilla wafers using everyday ingredients like butter, sugar, and flour.

It’s ideal for those moments when you want a homemade touch without any complex steps.

These wafers pair well with your coffee or as a simple snack. They’re also useful in various dessert recipes.

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Copycat Vanilla Wafers in a yellow bowl.

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Closeup of Copycat Vanilla Wafers.

Copycat Vanilla Wafers

Nesting Lane Indulge
Copycat Vanilla Wafers Recipe. The familiar taste of a favorite dessert cookie made right at home in just 30 minutes.
4.50 from 4 votes
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 14



  • Preheat your oven to 350 degrees F
  • In a large mixing bowl, beat together butter and sugar with an electric mixer until the mixture is light and fluffy.
  • Add the egg and vanilla extract to the bowl and continue to beat.
  • In a separate bowl, combine the flour, baking powder, and salt.
  • Gradually mix the dry ingredients into the butter mixture until well combined.
  • Place the cookie dough on ungreased baking sheets, using 1 teaspoon per cookie. Make sure to leave about 2 inches of space between each cookie.
  • Bake the cookies in the oven until the edges turn golden brown, which should take about 12 to 15 minutes.
  • After baking, transfer the cookies to wire racks to cool.


Calories: 165kcalCarbohydrates: 24gProtein: 2gFat: 7gSaturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 31mgSodium: 120mgSugar: 14gCalcium: 20mgIron: 1mg
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