Sugar Cookies Recipe

Sugar Cookies are delicious and quite easy to make as well. Learn how to make/prepare Sugar Cookie by following this easy recipe.
Sugar Cookies Recipe
Preparation Time 25 Minutes
Cooking Time 20 Minutes
Difficulty Easy
Recipe Type Non Veg.
Serves 6
  • 1 large Egg
  • 1 tsp Vanilla Extract
  • 1/3 cup Butter
  • 3/4 cup Granulated Sugar
  • 1/3 cup Butter Shortening
  • 1 tsp Baking Powder
  • 1/8 tsp Salt
  • Frostings & Candies, for decorating (if desired)
  • 2 cups All-purpose Flour
How to make Sugar Cookies:
  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees
  • Beat butter and shortening on high speed for 45 seconds
  • Add sugar, baking powder, and salt in it
  • Beat it until combined, scraping the bowl occasionally
  • Beat egg and vanilla and mix in
  • Beat in flour
  • stir in the remaining flour by hand.
  • Divide the dough in half
  • Cover it up tightly with a plastic wrap and chill for 2 hours
  • On a lightly floured surface roll half of the dough out to a thickness of 1/8 inch
  • Cut into desired shapes with cookie cutters and place onto an ungreased cookie sheet.
  • Bake for 7 to 8 minutes until the edges are firm and the bottoms are lightly browned.
  • Cool cookies on a wire rack then decorate as desired.