Sugar Cookies

Sugar Cookies

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Tammy Taylor

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This recipe was given to me over 25 years ago from an owner of a local ice cream shop. These cookies are delicious and easy to make. I do not add the lemon extract as I am not a big fan of lemon in my cookies.

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Serves:
100 cookies
Prep:
3 Hr
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 6 c
    flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 2 c
    butter, softened
  • 3 c
    sugar
  • 3
    eggs (beaten)
  • 6 Tbsp
    milk
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    lemon extract (optional)

How to Make Sugar Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven at 350*
  2. Sift dry ingredients together.
  3. Cream shortening and sugar together.
  4. Blend in eggs, milk and vanilla.
  5. Blend in dry ingredients.
  6. Chill in refrigerator for 2 hours.
  7. Make balls and roll in sugar.
    Or.... You can also roll out and cut out shapes
    If you are going to put icing on the cookies, do not roll them in sugar
  8. Place on baking sheet.
  9. Bake for 10 minutes. Baking time may vary depending on your oven
  10. Remove from baking sheet and cool
  11. Add icing if desired

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About Sugar Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American



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