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Sugar Cookies Recipe

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

Mary Schilly


1/4 c Butter
1/4 c Crisco
1 c Sugar
2 Eggs
2 1/2 c Flour
1/2 tsp. Salt
2 1/2 tsp. Baking Powder
1 tsp. Vanilla
2 lb. Powdered Sugar
2 c Crisco
1/2 c Water
2 tsp. Vanilla

Cream Butter, Crisco and Sugar
Add Eggs
Sift together flour, salt and baking powder
Add to creamed mixture, then add vanilla
Chill dough
Roll out, cut cookies with cookie cutters
Bake 350 until done
combine icing ingredients, use to decorate, you may add food coloring if desired




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