Sugar Cookies

Katrina Freed

By
@Kat19702

Soft and delicious


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Rating:

Serves:

a crowd

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

2 1/2 c
flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
nutmeg
1 c
butter, softened
1 c
sugar
1
egg
2 Tbsp
orange juice
1 Tbsp
vanilla
colored sugars or sprinkles

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Measure out flour, baking powder and nutmeg in a small bowl
2
In a large mixing bowl, cream together butter and sugar
3
Beat egg in small bowl
4
Add orange juice and vanilla to egg and mix gently
5
Add egg mixture and dry ingredients to butter and sugar mixture alternately
6
Divide dough into thirds and refrigerate 2-3 hours
7
Heat oven to 400 degrees
8
Roll out dough (1/4" think) on a floured board, cut into desired shapes, then place on an ungreased cookie sheet one inch apart
9
Sprinkle with colored sugars or bake plain to be frosted when cool
10
Bake 6 - 10 minutes till edges are light brown

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtags: #Christmas, #cookie, #sugar