Amish Sugar Cookies

Lea Ann


Not sure where I got this recipe, but they are definitely the best I have ever had... they are Santa's favorite at our house. =)

★★★★★ 1 vote


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1 c
1 c
powdered sugar
1 c
butter softened
1 c
cooking oil
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 tsp
1 tsp
cream of tartar
1 tsp
baking soda
4 1/2 c

How to Make Amish Sugar Cookies


  • 1Mix together sugar, powdered sugar, butter, oil and eggs.
  • 2In a smaller bowl mix vanilla, salt, cream of tartar, baking soda, flour and mix well.
  • 3Blend all ingredients and chill for an hour or overnight even.
  • 4Flour hands and shape dough into balls and place on cookie sheet.
  • 5Flatten balls with chilled glass dipped in sugar. Sprinkle with colored sugar and bake at 350 degrees until edges are golden.

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Course/Dish: Cookies

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