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swedish butter cookies

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a recipe by
Lucille Hoerle
Summit, NY

Many years ago, my neighbor used to bring a tray of cookies to our house for the holidays. They were all so delicious and she was happy to share her recipes with me. This is a very delicate and delicious cookie and I remember Bridget whenever I make them.

★★★★★ 1
serves 12
prep time 15 Min
cook time 10 Min

Ingredients For swedish butter cookies

  • 1 lb
    butter, softened
  • 2 c
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 5 c
  • 2

How To Make swedish butter cookies

  • 1
    Prepare cookie dough by kneading all ingredients together until you can roll out the dough. Roll the dough about 1/4" thick and cut with a cookie cutter. Bake in a preheated 350 oven for 7-10 minutes depending on your oven.
  • 2
    Note: This can be made into a drop cookie as well. Melted chocolate chips can be drizzled over the cookies when cool but not necessary, but certainly delicious.