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Vanilla Butter Cookies Recipe

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Added: Saturday, October 11, 2008

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
3 1/2 c. flour
1 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. salt
1 c. shortening (butter)
1 1/2 c. sugar
2 eggs, well beaten
1 1/2 tsp. vanilla

Directions:
Directions:
Cream shortening; add sugar gradually and continue to beat until dough is light. Add well beaten eggs and blend thoroughly; add vanilla.

Sift flour, measure; adding baking powder and salt.

Combine the dry ingredients and the creamed mixture; mix all thoroughly and chill.

Roll thin and cut out with cookie cutter or make a roll of the cookie dough and wrap in foil. Chill over night and slice thinly with a sharp knife and bake at 400.

Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
6-10 minutes

 

 

 

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