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Total Time
24mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 9 mins

Wow! These are just like Grandma's cookies, this really is one classic recipe you should at least try!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Lightly grease cookie sheet.
  3. (Treadwell prefers to spray with commercial nonstick spray.) Cream butter and sugar well.
  4. Add eggs and vanilla.
  5. Add 2 cups flour, then soda, salt and cream of tartar.
  6. Add remaining 2 cups flour.
  7. Drop generous tablespoons of dough onto cookie sheet.
  8. Butter bottom of flat-bottomed glass.
  9. Dip glass bottom into sugar; flatten cookie dough.
  10. Bake for 8 to 10 minutes or until very lightly brown.