Old Fashioned Sugar Cookies Recipe

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Old Fashioned Sugar Cookies

Judy Scarborough-Thornton


Tastes great.

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15 Min


1 c
butter, unsalted
1 c
white sugar
2 medium
eggs, lightly beaten
1 tsp
vanilla extract
3 c
all purpose flour
2 tsp
baking powder
1 tsp

Directions Step-By-Step

In a bowl, cream butter and sugars. Beat in eggs and vanilla.
In a second bowl, combine and mix well the flour, baking powder, and salt. Stir flour mixture into butter mixture 1 cup at a time. Chill dough for 3 to 4 hours.
Roll out dough and cut into shapes with cookie cutters or a knife. Brush with milk and sprinkle with colored sugar. Bake in a preheated 350* oven for 10 to 15 minutes depending on the size of the cookies.
Remove cookies to a rack to cool completely.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies