Moms Cutout Butter Cookies Recipe

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Moms Cutout Butter Cookies

Michelle Antonacci


This is the cookie recipe that I grew up with. My Mom, Sister I would make cookies for every season with this recipe:)

★★★★★ 2 votes


3 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
1 c
room temperature butter
3/4 c
unbeaten egg
2 Tbsp
cream (1/2 & 1/2)
1 1/2 tsp
extra flour for rolling the dough


1Cutout Butter Cookies

Sift together;
3 cups flour
1 t Baking Powder
1/2 t salt

set aside

1 cup Butter,gradually add;
3/4 cup sugar
Cream well

Add to creamed mixture:
1 unbeaten egg
2 T cream,{1/2 & 1/2}
1 1/2 t Vanilla, beat well( I always make sure I beat this until I taste no granuels from the sugar)

Blend in dry ingredients a cup at a time.

Chill dough

Roll out on a floured board 1/3 at a time, 1/8 in thick
Cut into shapes
Bake on ungreased cookie sheet
400* for 5-8 min

Cool on rack
Be sure to dip cutters into flour to avoid sticking.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy