Vanilla Drop Cookies Recipe

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Vanilla Drop Cookies

denise young

By
@luvsbooks

I just wanted a cake-like cookie with a strong vanilla flavor. And out popped these cookies.


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Serves:

24 ( 2 dozen)

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

1 c
butter, softened
1 1/2 c
white sugar
2
eggs (room temp)
3 -4 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking powder and 1/4 tsp salt
3/4 c
milk
3 Tbsp
vanilla extract

GLAZE (OPTIONAL)

1 Tbsp
cooled melted butter
1 c
powdered sugar
1 Tbsp
vanilla extract
add milk to desired thiness

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream butter, sugar, eggs to a light yellow color. Takes maybe 5 minutes. Color will be almost white. If your using a standing mixer use speed 4. Then add vanilla, just a couple of turns on low.
2
Sift flour, baking powder, and salt. Add alternately with milk. Always ending with flour mix.
3
Bake at 350 degrees, preheated oven for 8-10 mins. Should be golden brown and spring back when the tops are touched.
Remove from cookie sheet immediately to cooling rack.
4
If you choose to glaze them. I've done it both ways cookie cooled or warm. It didnt matter. Worked well both ways.
To save on clean up I place parchment or wax paper under the cooling rack when I glazed them.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Cookies, Other Snacks
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtags: #fast, #cookie, #Vanilla, #soft