Sugar Cookies

Sugar Cookies Recipe

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Anne Chilton


This recipe is from my Step Great Grandma-she made them for us many years-then gave my Grandma the recipe-then Grandma gave it to Mama-then on to me.

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10 cups of flour-self rising
2 cups of butter
3 cups of sugar
6 eggs
4 tablespoons of good vanilla or half lemon

How to Make Sugar Cookies


  • 1Melt Butter
  • 2Mix with sugar until creamy
  • 3Add eggs one at a time - mix well
  • 4Add flavoring
  • 5Sift flour into bowl-add the liquid -a mix with a large spoon until most of the flour is used
  • 6Turn out onto a large plate and refrigerate for a few minutes
  • 7Roll out on floured cloth and cup with cutter in size desired
  • 8Bake at 350-400 (depends on your oven) for about 10 minutes
  • 9Put on racks to cool
  • 10Reroll scrapes seperate and cut out-This will take several rollings to use all the dough-Enjoy and think of the History

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Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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