Amish Sugar Cookies

Nancy Allen


These are great tasting cookies and very easy. I have been making these at least 20 years.


★★★★★ 2 votes

6 dozen
10 Min
10 Min


  • 1 c
  • 1 c
    powdered sugar
  • 1 c
    butter, softened
  • 1 c
    vegetable oil
  • 2
  • 4 1/2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
    cream of tartar
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract

How to Make Amish Sugar Cookies


  1. Combine flour,cream of tartar, baking soda, and salt and set aside.
  2. Mix together sugar, powdered sugar, butter and vegetable oil and beat well in a standard mixer. Add eggs and beat again.
  3. Carefully add flour mixture. . Mix in vanilla extract. Drop small balls of dough on parchment lined cookie sheet. Can add sugar on top at this point, I like them plain. Bake at 350 for 10 minutes or until lightly golden.

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About Amish Sugar Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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