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    Butter Cookies

    Total Time:

    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    18 mins

    10 mins

    8 mins

    MightyStickFigure's Note:

    For chocolate butter cookies, substitute 1/4 cup cocoa powder for 1/4 cup of the flour.

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    Directions:

    1. 1
      Preheat oven to 400 degrees F and grease two cookie sheets thoroughly.
    2. 2
      Put the flour in a food processor.
    3. 3
      Cut the butter into small pieces; add it to the food processor and blend together until the mixture resembles breadcrumbs.
    4. 4
      Add the sugar, egg yolks, and vanilla extract and blend to a smooth dough.
    5. 5
      Wrap and chill for an hour.
    6. 6
      Roll out the mixture on a floured surface, cut out rounds or squares, and place on the cookie sheets.
    7. 7
      Bake for about 6-10 minutes until the pieces turn golden around the edges.
    8. 8
      Transfer the plain or chocolate butter cookie shapes to a wire rack to cool.

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    Nutritional Facts for Butter Cookies

    Serving Size: 1 (31 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 20

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 148.3
     
    Calories from Fat 77
    52%
    Total Fat 8.6 g
    13%
    Saturated Fat 5.2 g
    26%
    Cholesterol 40.2 mg
    13%
    Sodium 2.1 mg
    0%
    Total Carbohydrate 16.0 g
    5%
    Dietary Fiber 0.3 g
    1%
    Sugars 5.2 g
    20%
    Protein 1.7 g
    3%

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