Sugar Cookies

READY IN: 2hrs 10mins
Recipe by mewack

A great recipe for decorating holiday cookies. The recipe has been in our family for generations and is definitely a favorite!

Top Review by Lilmamma001

im quite picky, and i LOVED this recipe.<br/>tastes great! thank you!<br/><br/><br/>i live in a hot humid climate so the dough was sticky, i added mabye a 1/4 more flour and it was then perfect. but i did also use that hint of using parchment paper, wonderful.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Sift dry ingredients. Set aside.
  2. Cream butter and sugar. Beat in eggs. Add milk and vanilla. Mix.
  3. Slowly add dry ingredients using mixer on lowest speed.
  4. Chill the dough for a few hours, then roll on pastry cloth and cut into shapes.
  5. Bake at 350 degrees for 7-10 minutes.
  6. Once cookies are cool, make frosting and decorate.

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