Saturday, June 8, 2013

The Way to a Man's Heart~ Momma's Sugar #Cookies #recipe #sweetsforthesweet

The Way to a Man's ♥-
Momma's Sugar Cookies

Ingredients
3/4 cup part butter, part shortening- softened
1 Cup sugar
2 Eggs
1- teaspoon Vanilla
2 1/2 Cups of Flour (self-rising)
 
  1. Pre-heat oven to 400ยบ
  2. Mix all ingredients, adding vanilla last
  3. Chill in refrigerator for 1 hour
  4. Flour countertop, roll out and cut with favorite cookie cutters (mine happen to be butterflies)
  5. Bake for 6-8 minutes, keeping a close eye on them as they brown QUICKLY
Frosting options-
BEFORE BAKING- Brush with egg whites and sprinkle with colored sugar or favorite sprinkles
~OR~
Forgo egg white wash and sugar and use Powered Sugar Icing recipe AFTER baking the cookies, recipe listed below—

POWDERED SUGAR ICING

1-2 Tablespoons Milk
2 Tablespoons Butter
Powdered Sugar until desired consistency is achieved.




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