Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 8 mins

My step mother gave me this recipe it was in the newspaper years ago and it's our family's favorite sugar cookie recipe. It can be used for cut out or drop cookies.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine first 5 ingredients beating until creamy. Sift together dry ingredients and gradually add to creamed mixture. Form into balls the size of walnuts, place on cookie sheet and dip glass in sugar and mash balls flat.
  2. Rolled Cookies, divide dough into three balls wrap in plastic wrap and chill over night. Heavily flour surface and roll out dough cut out with cutters and bake for 6-8 minutes at 375 degrees.
Most Helpful

The dough was really soft when I mixed it up so I just dropped the cookies onto the baking sheet with a teaspoon, then flattened them with a glass. They really spread during baking but I liked them a lot. I baked mine for 8 minutes. Made for Spring PAC 2013.

linguinelisa April 19, 2013