Melt in Your Mouth Cookies

susan simons


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 votes

4 dozen


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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


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

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About Melt in Your Mouth Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #Christmas, #cookie, #sugar

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