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My favorite sugar cookie recipe December 21, 2014

Filed under: Uncategorized — bakingmommyof3 @ 6:45 am
Sorry for the large gap in posts - sometimes life just get busy...  but now it is Christmas time and that means baking - and cookies - lots of them!!!

Sugar Cookie


  • Prep Time: 30 mins
  • Total Time: 39 mins
  • Serves: 24-27, Yield: 48-54 cookies


    • 1 cup butter
    • 3 tablespoons milk
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla
    • 1 egg
    • 3 cups flour
    • 1 cup sugar
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt


  1. Preheat oven to 400°F.
  2. In a large bowl, cream the wet ingredients.
  3. Add the dry ingredients and mix until completely combined.
  4. Cover and chill for 1 hour to make dough easier to handle.
  5. Roll out 1/4″ thick and cut with cookie cutters.
  6. Bake for 5-9 minutes or until edges just begin to become golden.
  7. They may appear undercooked but they will turn out perfectly.
  8. DON’T overcook.

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