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melt in your mouth cookies

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Susan Magness
Cleburne, TX

These are a soft delicate sugar cookie perfect for a mother daughter tea, or with green and red sprinkles for a xmas luncheon. I got this recipe recently from my cousin Margaret, but it was originally one of my Grandma Kaphingst's Christmas cookie recipes.. These are Oh so delicious.

(2 ratings)
yield 4 dozen
method Bake

Ingredients For melt in your mouth cookies

  • 2
    egg yolks
  • 1 c
    powdered sugar
  • 2 c
  • 1 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp
    cream of tartar
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1 c

How To Make melt in your mouth cookies

  • 1
    Cream together butter, yolks,vanilla and powdered sugar.
  • 2
    Gradually add cream of tartar, baking soda, and flour.
  • 3
    Roll into balls, place on cookie sheet and press down with fork.
  • 4
    Sprinkle with red and green sugar.
  • 5
    Bake at 350 degrees for 8 to 10 minutes.

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