159 Reviews

I really liked this recipe. It's not overly sweet and easy to work with. I chose to make cutouts. I have problems making sugar cookies but this dough worked really easy. My husband ate about a dozen right out of the oven so I guess he agrees that its a great recipe.

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smartblonde #2 November 26, 2011

I love this recipe and the cookies really turn out very good and delicious!
Not too sweet and I also added some almond flakes and it is super crunchy and very nice!
Thanks for sharing this recipe, this is the best I ever found! Love it!

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Lchangmc August 12, 2011

This is a great cookie recipe. It not only tastes yummy, but is easy to make and has a nice light brown appearance. This is one of those cookies that everyone asks for the recipe!

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lvandersys_11942213 August 07, 2011

These are great and incredibly easy. I substituted a 1/4 c of cocoa for a 1/4 c of flour. They tasted like chocolate shortbread. I'd actually put in a little more if I were to do it again. I also used soy margarine because my son is allergic to dairy - and they were still great. I only cooked them for about 12 minutes, though - and was glad I checked them then because they were quite crispy. Don't know if that was the result of the cocoa or margarine, perhaps?

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cathianne December 07, 2010

They are the world's best. I made them exactly according to the recipe. I am not known for my culinary skills. So my brother-in-law had no clue that I was the one that made them. I heard him tell my mother-in-law that these cookies are as good as Mom Mom's. Great compliment even if they don't know it was me. Thank you.

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Emmett's Mom November 01, 2010

I made these cookies at Christmas and they were really great. I cut them out into snowflake shapes. They are really tasty and will be added to my special list.

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Aunt Jacey July 22, 2010

Nice, but not what I expected.

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evza11 May 03, 2010

These are quite tasty and I think the dough would be easy to work with for cutouts. I'm lazy though and wanted the flavor of a thin cut-out cookie with no fuss. So I rolled the dough into a log and chilled it then sliced it thin and cooked the rounds. Not nearly as pretty, but tasty, easy and pretty fast! Inspires me to try this method with my grandmas sugar cookie recipe.

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kandc88 March 21, 2010

This recipe is truly perfect just the way it is!!!!!! It is so easy!!!

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cschettine February 14, 2010
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