COOKIES FOR A CAUSE

penny jordan

By
@PennyLJ55

Bake sales are wonderful fundraisers for causes close to our hearts, and these melt-in-your-mouth ribbon-shaped Pink Ribbon sugar cookies were created especially with Breast Cancer Awareness events in mind. Even if you aren't having a bake sale, these are great for sharing.

Barrowed recipe and pic from Mr. Food.
Using it this Friday for "Race for a Cure" here in town.


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Serves:

3 Dozen cookies

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

1 c
butter, softened (2 - sticks)
3/4 c
sugar
2 large
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla extract
3 1/2 c
all-purpose flour

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a large bowl, with an electric mixer on medium speed, cream butter and sugar.

Add eggs and vanilla; beat 1 to 2 minutes, or until light and fluffy.

Gradually add flour and beat 2 minutes, or until well blended.

Form dough into 2 balls; cover and chill at least 2 hours.

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.

On a lightly floured work surface, using a rolling pin, roll 1 ball of dough to 1/4-inch thickness.

Using a ribbon cookie cutter, cut shapes out of dough.

Place cookies 1 inch apart on ungreased baking sheets.

Repeat with remaining dough.

Bake 10 to 12 minutes, or until cookies are golden around the edges.

Remove to a wire rack to cool completely.

Frost cooled cookies with your favorite frosting and decorate as desired.

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