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Best Sugar Cookie Recipe for Decorating

Jill Christine Lodato
Perfect recipe for decorating sugar cookies
5 from 2 votes
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 20 cookies

Equipment

  • mixer
  • rolling pin
  • measuring cups

Ingredients
  

  • 1 Cup Butter (1 cup) room temperature
  • 1 Cup sugar
  • 2 large eggs (1 whole, 1 yolk)
  • 1 tsp pure vanilla extract
  • 1 tsp pure almond extract
  • 1/2 Cup corn starch
  • 5 Cups flour

Instructions
 

  • Step 1: Beat butter, sugar, eggs, extract together.
  • Step 2: Add flour 1/2 cup at a time, along with corn starch. Keep slowly adding until a stiff dough.
  • Step 3: Refrigerate dough for 2 hours or overnight.
  • Step 4: Roll out dough on flour board. Cut with cookie cutters.
  • Step 5: Bake in preheated oven 350 F for 12 minutes or until slightly browned. Cool before decorating
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