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Cut Out Cookies Recipe

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This recipe for Cut Out Cookies, by , is from The Lautermilch Family Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Dorrie Friday
Added: Tuesday, April 7, 2009


1/3 C Butter
1/2 C Powdered Sugar
1 Egg
1/2 tsp Vanilla
1 1/4 C Flour
1/2 tsp Baking Powder
1/2 tsp Salt

Preheat oven to 400.
Cream butter, powdered sugar, egg & vanilla.
Sift flour, baking powder & salt.
Blend dry ingredients into creamed mixture.
Chill dough for 1 hour.
Roll chilled dough 1/4 thick, cut with cookie cutters and place on cooking sheet.
If desired, sprinkle with colored sugar, or other cookie sprinkles, or leave plain for frosting.

Bake @ 400 for 6-8 minutes for small cookies, 8-10 minutes for larger cookies.

Frost when cool.




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