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holiday sugar cookies

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Elaine Brauda
Cedar Springs , MI

I made these cookies for the Easter Egg Hunt and Party. Everyone really enjoyed the cookies. They was almost gone by the end of the party.

(2 ratings)
yield serving(s)
prep time 1 Hr 30 Min
cook time 10 Min

Ingredients For holiday sugar cookies

  • 2 stick
  • 1 c
  • 1 1/2 tsp
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 3 c
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1

How To Make holiday sugar cookies

  • 1
    Preheat oven to 375 degrees
  • 2
    Thoroughly cream margarine, sugar and vanilla. Add egg and water.
  • 3
    Beat until light and fluffy.
  • 4
    Combine flour, baking powder and salt. Blend into creamed mixture.
  • 5
    Divide dough in half and chill 1 hour. On a lightly floured surface roll dough to 1/8-in thickness.Cut into desired shapes.
  • 6
    If desired, brush lightly with milk and sprinkle with colored sugar, or, after baking, frost with your favorite cookie frosting.
  • 7
    Bake on greased cookie sheet 8-10 minutes. Do not overbake. Cool slightly. Transfer from pan to paper towel or rack.

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