• Cooking Time: 7 to 8
  • Servings:
  • Preparation Time:


  • 1 1/2 C powdered Sugar
  • 1C butter
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp almond extract
  • 1 egg
  • 2 1/2 C all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1tsp cream of tartar


  • Mix ingredients powder sugar, butter, vanilla, almond and egg. Add remaining ingredients.
  • Cover and refrigerate at least 3 hours.
  • Heat oven to 375
  • Roll dough out and cut with cookie cutters
  • Place on greased cookie sheet and bake 7-8 min.


This is a recipe that was given to my mother in law by a close friend named Shelly. This is the best sugar cookie recipe that I have ever used. I fell in love with sugar cookies all over again!

Categories: Cookies  Dessert  Mixer  Oven  Refrigerator 

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