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Kentucky Sugar Cookies

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1 c butter, softened
1 c oil
1 c sugar
1 c sifted powdered sugar
2 large eggs
1 t vanilla
4 c flour
1 t salt
1 t baking soda
1 t cream of tartar
Additional sugar-optional

Beat butter and oil in large bowl at med. speed until blended.

Gradually add 1 c sugar and powdered sugar, beating well.

Add eggs and vanilla, beating until blended. Combine four and next 3 ingred.

Add to butter mixture, mixing well.

Drop dough by rounded teaspoonfuls onto ungreased cookie sheets.

Bake @ 350 degrees for 9-10 min or until lightly broned.

Remove to wire racks; sprinkle with additionl sugar while warm, if desired.

Let cool.

Makes: 9 doz

Freeze cookies in airtight conainer up to 1 month.

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This happens to be one of my easiest and most requested sugar cookies to make. *I use an icecream scoop to put the dough on the cookie sheets! It makes less cookies and takes a little longer to bake. About 14 min.

what is the measurement for the oil? "it just says 1 oil"

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