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

Step-By-Step

1mix powder sugar, butter, egg and vanilla extract. (if you dont have almond extract double the vanilla)

2mix flour, baking soda, and cream of tartar together and add to butter mix.. mix well

3cover and place in frig for at least 3 hours to harden

4heat oven 350,

5divide 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

6bake for 5- 8 minutes until edges are golden brown.. cool and ice

7Icing
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