VANILLA CUT OUT COOKIES

 

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  • Servings: approx. 5 dozen
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Ingredients

  • Cream together:
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1 cup butter (2 sticks)
  • Add: 2 eggs
  • 1/3 cup milk
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla
  • Add Gradually:
  • 4 cups flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt

Directions

  • Chill thoroughly, then roll out 1/4 inch thick. Cutout cookies with cookie cutters, place on lightly greased cookie sheets. Bake at 350° until lightly brown around edges.
  • Frosting: (it will be shiny & translucent like the picture)
  • 2 1/2 cups powdered sugar
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1 tablespoon softened butter
  • 1 tablespoon light corn syrup
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla
  • Food color, if desired

Notes

This is my Grandmother's recipe. It's perfect for any occasion you want cut-outs.

Categories: Cookies 

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