Basic Sugar Cookies

1
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

How to Make Basic Sugar Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 375. Beat softened butter and sugar until fluffy.
  2. Add vanilla, eggs, baking powder, and salt. Beat to combine.
  3. Mix 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.
  4. Roll 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!

Printable Recipe Card

About Basic Sugar Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




Show 4 Comments & Reviews

Simple Christmas Cookies For A Cookie Exchange Recipe

Simple Christmas Cookies for a Cookie Exchange

Kitchen Crew

One of the highlights of the holiday season, for me, is making Christmas cookies. It reminds me of being a kid in the kitchen with my mother. Every year I...

18 Best Christmas Cookies For A Cookie Exchange Recipe

18 Best Christmas Cookies for a Cookie Exchange

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Don’t be that person who shows up to the Christmas cookie exchange with store-bought cookies. Even if you put them on a plate, people know! There’s just that special something...

C Is For Cookie Recipes Everyone Will Want To Eat

C is for Cookie Recipes Everyone Will Want to Eat

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Let's chat cookies. From chocolate chip to sugar and cream filled, they're a dunkable treat that can't be beat. Here are 14 cookie recipes that'll quickly become a family favorite....