Sugar Cookie Recipe

Sugar Cookie Recipe



2 sticks of butter, softened
1 cup of granulated white sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/2 teaspoon almond extract
1 egg
3 cups all purpose flour
2 teaspoons of baking powder


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F
  • Cream butter and sugar with mixer until smooth and fluffy
  • Add egg, vanilla and almond extract, beat well
  • Slowly add flour and baking powder to mixing bowl and continue to mix until combined, if dough gets too thick for mixer you can finish mixing by hand
Roll out dough in small batches on floured surface, cut with flour dipped cookie cutters and bake for 5 to 8 minutes.  Let cookies cool a little on cookie sheet and then transfer to a wire rack to cool completely.  Frost and enjoy!
Use this easy cutout cookie recipe for all your holiday cookies; Thanksgiving, Christmas, Halloween, Easter, Birthdays and more!

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