Sugar Cookies for cutouts

mary hendricks

By
@mahend65

my 22 and 20 nephew still expect these and ask from them on holidays


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Serves:

5 dozen 2 inch

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

5 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
powder sugar
1 c
butter, softened
1
egg
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 tsp
almond extract
2 1/2 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
cream of tartar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
mix powder sugar, butter, egg and vanilla extract. (if you dont have almond extract double the vanilla)
2
mix flour, baking soda, and cream of tartar together and add to butter mix.. mix well
3
cover and place in frig for at least 3 hours to harden
4
heat oven 350,
5
divide dough into 4ths and roll out to 1/4 ora bit thinner.. (we do em thin) cut with cutter and place on ungreased cookie sheet
6
bake for 5- 8 minutes until edges are golden brown.. cool and ice
7
Icing
1 cup of powder sugar 1/2 tsp of vanilla and 1 tbl milk.. mix and add which ever colors you need

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: For Kids, Heirloom
Hashtags: #butter, #sugar