MOTHER'S SUGAR COOKIE RECIPE (BY SALLYE)

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sallye bates

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@grandedame

My mother's recipe for Christmas sugar cookies. Try it, you'll LOVE it.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
Yield is about 6 dozen
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1 c
    powdered sugar
  • 1 c
    butter, softened
  • 2 large
    eggs
  • 1 c
    olive oil
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract (or other flavor if desired)
  • 5 c
    all purpose flour (not self-rising)
  • 1 tsp
    cream of tartar
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda

How to Make MOTHER'S SUGAR COOKIE RECIPE (BY SALLYE)

Step-by-Step

  1. Cream sugars and butter in large mixing bowl until light and fluffy

    Add eggs one at a time continuing to cream

    Blend in oil and vanilla with wooden spoon
  2. Sift all dry ingredients together

    Add dry ingredients to butter and cream mixture gradually while mixing well with wooden spoon
  3. Preheat oven to 350º

    Line cookie sheet with parchment paper

    Roll dough into 1-2" balls, place on cookie sheet far enough apart so they won't touch each other then flatten with bottom of glass

    Cook in 350º oven for 10 minutes or until slightly brown on edges.

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About MOTHER'S SUGAR COOKIE RECIPE (BY SALLYE)

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy For Kids



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