Extra Crispy Sugar Cookies
Why I Love This Recipe
Not my original recipe, but definitely the only pastry everyone asks me to make for them again and again. i've made this for weddings, birthdays and days I'm recovering from heartache.
Ingredients You'll Need
4 sticks unsalted butter
1 1/2 c. sugar
1 1/2 t. kosher salt
1 1/2 t. baking soda
2 T. vanilla
4 c. all-purpose flour
3 c. Rice Krispies cereal
20 minutes before you preheat the oven--unwrap butter and place in a large mixing bowl and let it come to room temperature.
Preheat oven to 300.
Lightly butter 2 baking sheets.
With electric mixer: beat butter, sugar and vanilla until fluffy. Add baking soda then add flour one cup at a time, mixing well between each cup.
With wooden spoon/spatula: gently stir in Rice Krispies.
Bake in 2 T. lumps about 3 inches apart for 15 minutes. Take out of oven, flatten each cookie with a spatula then bake for 10 minutes longer.
Let cool for 5 minutes before transferring to wire racks.