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christmas cut out cookies

Recipe by
Michaela Paugh
Copley, OH

These REALLY ARE the best sugar cookie recipe. Melts in your mouth, never dry!

yield 3 dozen
prep time 30 Min
cook time 10 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For christmas cut out cookies

  • 2 c
    butter, softened
  • 1 1/2 c
  • 4
    egg yolks
  • 2 tsp
  • 4 1/2 c
    unbleached white flour
  • 1/2 tsp

How To Make christmas cut out cookies

  • 1
    Preheat oven to 350 degrees. With an electric mixer, cream together butter & sugar. Add egg yolks & vanilla and mix well. Sift flour and salt together and beat into butter mixture until well mixed. When ready to bake, use an ungreased cookie sheet and place cookies 1" apart. Bake for about 10 minutes, but DO NOT brown them. Remove cookies from cookie sheet while still warm and cool on sheets of waxed paper. Decorate if you like.

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