Sugar Cookies


Well, I broke one of my measuring utensils while making this one, but it was worth it (not to mention it has been ready to break for a year now, haha)! This recipe is so wonderfully simple and easy to make and the cookies are phenomenal! I separated the dough and added food coloring in shades of blue and green just for fun, but these would be great with sprinkles or any other small candy on top.

Thank you allrecipes.com for THE best sugar cookie recipe ever!



Simply Sugar Cookies

INGREDIENTS
2 3/4 cups flour
1 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1 1/2 cups sugar
1 cup butter, softened (2 sticks)
1 egg
2 tsp. vanilla extract

METHOD
1. Pre-heat oven to 375 degrees.
2. Mix flour, baking soda and baking powder together in medium bowl.
3. In a large mixing bowl, beat butter and sugar until creamy. Beat in egg. Add vanilla.
4. Stir dry ingredients into butter-sugar mixture.
5. Roll rounded teaspoonfuls of dough into balls, and place onto ungreased cookie sheets.
6. Bake 8-10 minutes. Cool 2 minutes on cookie sheets. Then carefully remove them to a wire rack. Cool completely. Store tightly covered.
Makes about 4 dozen cookies.

Advertisements

One thought on “Sugar Cookies

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s