My Favortite Sugar Cookie

1
Nancy Allen

By
@mawmawnan

These light cookies melt in your mouth, and they are easy to make as well.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4-5 dozen (depends on size)
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    canola oil
  • 1 c
    butter, softened
  • 1 c
    powdered sugar
  • 1 c
    granulated sugar
  • 2
    eggs
  • 1 tsp
    pure vanilla extract
  • 4 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
    cream of tartar
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • ·
    color sugar for decorating

How to Make My Favortite Sugar Cookie

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350. In a mixer combine butter and oil. Add the confectioners sugar and granulated sugar (1 cup) and beat well.
  2. Beat in eggs and vanilla. In a separate bowl sift the flour, soda, cream of tartar and salt. Stir into sugar mixture. Mix well. Chill for 2 hours.
  3. Scoop out with small ice cream scoop onto a parchment lined cookie sheet and sprinkle with colored sugar. Bake at 350 for 10 minutes or until cookies test done and brown around the edges.

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About My Favortite Sugar Cookie

Course/Dish: Cookies
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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