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Sugar Cookies

alexandra neznamy
Want to get thouse perfect looking sugar cookies? Here is my no fail recipe
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 8 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American


  • Mixer
  • Bowl
  • Sheet tray or cookie sheet


  • 1 Cup Butter (2 sticks)
  • 1 Cup Sugar
  • 1 Egg
  • 1/2 Tbsp extract (vanilla, almond or lemon)
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 3 cups flour


  • Begin by preheating your oven to 350
  • Begin with mixing your butter and breaking it down until it is smotth. This will help make the next few steps easier,
  • Now we will be creamiing our butter by adding the suagr. Mix until smooth again.
  • Add the Eggs and Vanilla (almond or Lemon if you want to change the flavor) and mix until incorporated, it should still be smooth.
  • Add the baking powder, salt and flour. Mix until it is a dough consistency. If it is too crumbly, add a little bit of milk. If too wet, add flour.
  • Once it is in dough form, flour your counter space and roll the dough out to 1/4 thick. Use your cookie cutters to shape the cookies you want.
  • Bake for 6-8 minutes
Keyword Decorated cookies, Suagr Cookies