Sugar Cookies Recipe

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Sugar Cookies

Tammy Taylor

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@tammyt

This recipe was given to me over 25 years ago from an owner of a local ice cream shop. These cookies are delicious and easy to make. I do not add the lemon extract as I am not a big fan of lemon in my cookies.


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Serves:

100 cookies

Prep:

3 Hr

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

6 c
flour
1 1/2 tsp
baking powder
1 1/2 tsp
baking soda
1 1/2 tsp
salt
2 c
butter, softened
3 c
sugar
3
eggs (beaten)
6 Tbsp
milk
2 tsp
vanilla
1 1/2 tsp
lemon extract (optional)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven at 350*
2
Sift dry ingredients together.
3
Cream shortening and sugar together.
4
Blend in eggs, milk and vanilla.
5
Blend in dry ingredients.
6
Chill in refrigerator for 2 hours.
7
Make balls and roll in sugar.
Or.... You can also roll out and cut out shapes
If you are going to put icing on the cookies, do not roll them in sugar
8
Place on baking sheet.
9
Bake for 10 minutes. Baking time may vary depending on your oven
10
Remove from baking sheet and cool
11
Add icing if desired

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American