Monday, October 31, 2011

Our secret and best sugar cookie with frosting recipe

Sugar Cookie
1 Cup  Butter or Margarine soft
( and do half and half) 
1 Cups Sugar
2 1/2 Cups Flour
1 Eggs
1tsp. Vanilla
dash of salt
1/2tsp baking soda
Directions... whip butter and shortening then add sugar, eggs, vanilla. Stir together flour, baking soda, and salt. Slowly mix together. Refrigerate dough for 20 minutes then roll out onto a flour surface.
 Cut and the lift up shape with a spatula. Frost when cool
oven temp 350 for 10 minutes
take out just before they get brown for a soft cookie...
Busy Days Worthwhile Recipe

Butter Frosting
(2 pounds) 7 cups powder sugar 2 cups crisco 2tsp clear vanilla 2tsp butter flavoring extract
approx. 6Tbs. milk
Mix together in mixer...This hardens up beautiful in about 1 hour and taste wonderful

Classic Spritz Cookies
3 sticks of butter
1 cup sugar
1 egg
1 teaspoon vanilla
31/2 cups flour
Optional 1/4 tsp. almond flavoring

Add sugar, eggs, and vanilla; beat well. Add 1 cup of flour at a time.
Bake at 375 degrees for 10 minutes