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Sugar Cookies Recipe

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This recipe for Sugar Cookies, by , is from Jeannette and Friends , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Jeannette Williams
Added: Saturday, April 5, 2008


c. butter
1 c. sugar
2 eggs
1 T. cream
2 c. cake flour (sifted before measuring)
2 t. baking powder
1 t. almond flavoring

Cream butter & sugar until light.
Add eggs 1 at a time, beating well after each. Add cream
Sift the flour and baking powder together, then add. Add flavoring.
Chill dough. Roll thin and cut into shapes as desired.
Place on well-greased cookie sheet.
Bake at 350 F for 12-18 minutes.

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