Flaky Sugar Cookies

Flaky Sugar Cookies Recipe

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Bonnie Sokoloski

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@pookiesok

I love these cookies. They have been a favorite of my family for years. The cookies are very flaky and fragile and don't travel well but they never get too far from the kitchen anyways.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    white sugar
  • 1 c
    powdered sugar
  • 1/2 c
    margerine
  • 1/2 c
    shortening
  • 1 c
    vegetable oil
  • 2
    eggs
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 4 1/2 c
    white flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1 tsp
    cream of tartar

How to Make Flaky Sugar Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Beat together first 7 ingredients until fluffy.
  2. Slowly add flour, soda salt and cream of tartar until dough is soft and pliant.
  3. Shape into 1/2 inch balls.
  4. Press down with base of a glass dipped in sugar.
  5. Bake at 350 degrees 8-10 minutes. Remove promptly from cookie sheet onto racks to cool.

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About Flaky Sugar Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American




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