Basic Sugar Cookies

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Paige Butler

By
@paisley_james

Make a double batch of dough to keep some on hand... easy to bake up for last-minute potluck, and these go fast!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

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2 stick
real butter
1 c
sugar
2
eggs
2 1/2 c
flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt
2 tsp
vanilla extract

How to Make Basic Sugar Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 375. Beat softened butter and sugar until fluffy.
  • 2Add vanilla, eggs, baking powder, and salt. Beat to combine.
  • 3Mix in flour a cup at a time until combined, forming a soft ball. Refrigerate 1 hour for cutout cookies or bake immediatly for circle cookies. Refrigerate leftovers.
  • 4Roll out and cut shapes or drop by heaping scoop onto ungreased cookie sheet. Flatten slightly, sprinkle with sugar if desired. Bake for 8~10 minutes. Enjoy!

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About Basic Sugar Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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