Glazed Sugar Cookies

1
Stevie Seber

By
@ILuvRecipes87

I just found this recipe out of a cookie cook book I purchased at a library bookstore and loved the recipe. It's easy to make and so much fun, though the cookies did turn out a bit small. Serve with desserts or coffee.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
About 40
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

1/3 c
butter
1/2 c
caster sugar/superfine sugar/powdered sugar
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 medium
egg, beaten
1 1/4 c
self-rising flour, sifted

SUGAR GLAZE

1 Tbsp
caster sugar
2 Tbsp
hot water

How to Make Glazed Sugar Cookies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit (180 Celsius/Gas Mark 4) Lightly butter baking sheet.
  • 2Cream butter, sugar and vanilla until light and fluffy. Add the beaten egg and mix well. Using a wooden spoon, stir in flour.
  • 3Place the mixture into a piping bag fitted with a plain or fluted nozzle and pipe into S shapes, each about 1 ½ inches (4 cm) long, onto the prepared baking sheets. Lightly brush with sugar glaze.
  • 4For sugar glaze, combine the sugar and water in a heatproof bowl, and stir until sugar is dissolved.
  • 5Bake until lightly browned, 12 – 15 minutes. Using a spatula, loosen immediately, and then allow to cool on the baking sheets.

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About Glazed Sugar Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Hashtags: #cookie, #sugar, #Glazed