MY MAILMAN'S FAVORITE SUGAR COOKIES

My Mailman's Favorite Sugar Cookies Recipe

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MaryJane Kent

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@MaryJaneDinsmoreKent

My Mailman loves to find these in my mailbox at Christmas!

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Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

2 1/2 c
all purpose flour
1 Tbsp
baking soda
1 tsp
cream of tartar
3
egg yolks
1 c
real butter
2 tsp
vanilla
2 c
white sugar
colored sugar or sprinkles, if you must

How to Make MY MAILMAN'S FAVORITE SUGAR COOKIES

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • 2Cream the butter and sugar.
  • 3Blend in the egg yolks and vanilla.
  • 4Add the flour, baking soda, cream of tartar and salt. Mix just until blended. Mixture will be somewhat crumbly.
  • 5Form into walnut-size balls, or larger if you want a bigger sugar cookie.
  • 6Roll cookie balls in plain or colored sugar or sprinkles.
  • 7Bake on an ungreased cookie sheet for about 8 - 12 minutes. Do not let these get brown.

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About MY MAILMAN'S FAVORITE SUGAR COOKIES

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: For Kids, Heirloom
Hashtags: #light, #BUTTERY, #delicate