Sugar Cookies for cutouts

mary hendricks


my 22 and 20 nephew still expect these and ask from them on holidays


★★★★★ 1 vote

5 dozen 2 inch
10 Min
5 Min


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1 1/2 c
powder sugar
1 c
butter, softened
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 tsp
almond extract
2 1/2 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
cream of tartar

How to Make Sugar Cookies for cutouts


  • 1mix powder sugar, butter, egg and vanilla extract. (if you dont have almond extract double the vanilla)
  • 2mix flour, baking soda, and cream of tartar together and add to butter mix.. mix well
  • 3cover and place in frig for at least 3 hours to harden
  • 4heat oven 350,
  • 5divide dough into 4ths and roll out to 1/4 ora bit thinner.. (we do em thin) cut with cutter and place on ungreased cookie sheet
  • 6bake for 5- 8 minutes until edges are golden brown.. cool and ice
  • 7Icing
    1 cup of powder sugar 1/2 tsp of vanilla and 1 tbl milk.. mix and add which ever colors you need

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About Sugar Cookies for cutouts

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: For Kids, Heirloom
Hashtags: #butter, #sugar

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