Sugar Cookies

Sugar Cookies

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  • Prep Time

    minutes

  • Total Time

    minutes

  • Servings

    Dozen


Ingredients

  • 1

    cup butter, softened

  • 1

    cup sugar

  • 2

    eggs

  • tsp vanilla

  • cups all-purpose flour

  • 2

    tsp baking powder

  • ¼

    cup heavy whipping cream

Directions

In a medium bowl, cream together butter and sugar. Add eggs and vanilla. Sift together flour and baking powder; stir into creamed mixture, alternating with the heavy cream. Cover dough and chill for 2 to 3 hours until firm. Preheat oven to 350F. Grease cookie sheets. On a lightly floured surface, roll out dough to 1/4" thickness. Cut into desired shapes with cookie cutters. Place cookies 1" apart on prepared cookie sheets. Sprinkle with colored sugar if desired. Bake for 12 to 14 minutes in preheated oven until bottoms and edges of cookies are light brown. Remove from baking sheet and cool on wire racks.


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