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    Mom's Sugar Cookies

    Mom's Sugar Cookies. Photo by Lori Mama

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    20 mins

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    Divinemom5's Note:

    Makes a big, tender cookie for those who don't like crispy sugar cookies. Great for any holiday. My mom would kill me if she knew I was posting this recipe-it's a family secret...so don't tell!

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    Directions:

    1. 1
      In a large mixing bowl, cream sugar, shortening and eggs.
    2. 2
      Add 1 cup flour, soda, salt, and baking powder.
    3. 3
      Combine milk and vanilla.
    4. 4
      Add to creamed mixture alternately with remaining 4 cups flour.
    5. 5
      Cover and chill at least 1 hour.
    6. 6
      Roll onto lightly floured surface 1/4 inch thick.
    7. 7
      Cut with desired shapes.
    8. 8
      Bake on ungreased cookies sheets at 400°F for 8-10 minutes or until edges just begin to turn light golden brown.
    9. 9
      Cool and frost with favorite frosting.

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    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on August 05, 2002

      55

      These cookies are so good! They're nice and soft with a not too sweet taste. I just cut them in rounds and after baking, I sprinkled them with powdered sugar. Very easy recipe! I will make these again. Thanks Laura!

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    • on December 17, 2001

      55

      These are very good cookies for cutouts as they don't rise to much. Also I only used 1/2 cup milk. One batch I used Sunny Delight instead of milk, everybody loved them.

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    • on December 18, 2001

      45

      These were very soft cookies. My kids ate them even without the frosting! They stored well but didn't last long in our house. Thanks for posting.

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    Nutritional Facts for Mom's Sugar Cookies

    Serving Size: 1 (41 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 36

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 154.6
     
    Calories from Fat 57
    37%
    Total Fat 6.3 g
    9%
    Saturated Fat 1.6 g
    8%
    Cholesterol 11.2 mg
    3%
    Sodium 79.0 mg
    3%
    Total Carbohydrate 22.0 g
    7%
    Dietary Fiber 0.4 g
    1%
    Sugars 8.3 g
    33%
    Protein 2.3 g
    4%

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