Betty Crocker's Sugar Cookies for Boys and Girls

Recipe by COOKGIRl
READY IN: 25mins
YIELD: 2 dozen
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 350°.
  • Lightly grease a baking sheet or line with parchment paper.
  • In a large mixing bowl, using a pastry blender blend the shortening, salt, lemon zest and sugar.
  • Beat in the egg and milk until mixture is pale yellow.
  • Sift the flour together with the baking powder and soda. Stir into the dough.
  • Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls onto the baking sheet.
  • Grease the bottom of a drinking glass. Dip the glass in sugar and flatten each cookie.
  • Sprinkle cookies with nutmeg.
  • Bake 10 minutes or until light golden brown around the edges.
  • Cool on wire rack.
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