soft drop cookies

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a recipe by
Melissa Greco
Wauconda, IL

This was my grandmothers recipe, which my mother & grandmother made every Christmas with us kids. My own children say it's not Christmas till we make these cookies.

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serves 48 cookies
prep time 30 Min
cook time 10 Min

Ingredients For soft drop cookies

  • 2/3 c
    butter/margarine (101/2 tbls)
  • 2 lg
    eggs well beaten
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 3 c
  • 1 1/2 c
    white sugar
  • 1 c
    sour cream
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • dash

How To Make soft drop cookies

  • 1
    Mix the butter/margarine, eggs and sugar. Now incorporate the sour cream and vanilla mix well. Mix dry ingredients in sepeate bowl,once mixed add dry ingredients into wet ingredients mix well.
  • 2
    Drop by teaspoons onto greased cookie sheet or put parchment paper on cookie sheet. Now sprinkle cookies with colored sugars. For Christmas time we use red & green sugars. I have also used the non pariels.
  • 3
    Bake cookies @ 350 degrees for 10-12 mins. until lightly brown around the edged & When touched they should spring back. Enjoy!!

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