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Great Grandma's Sugar Cookies Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Terresa Tew
Added: Thursday, September 28, 2006

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Cookie Dough:
2 c. butter
1 1/3 c. sugar
cream together
1 1/2 tsp. salt
4 tsp. vanilla
2 tsp. almond
3 eggs (2/3 cup and add water to make exact)
Mix together
6 c. flour
Chill for 2 hours
roll dough 1/4 inch thick


Icing:
1/4 c. butter
1 tsp. almond
3 c. powdered sugar
1/4 c. milk or enough for desired consistency. (add a
little at a time)
add desired food coloring.

Directions:
Directions:
Pre heat oven to 350. Bake cut out cookie dough for
12 minutes. Do not brown.

 

 

 

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