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Sugar Cookie Recipe

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

Nancy Levesseur


1 cup butter
2 cups sugar
Cream together

2 eggs
1 cup oil
1 pinch salt
1 tsp vanilla

5 cups flour
2 tsp soda
2 tsp cream of tartar
Blend together

Cream butter & sugar, add next 7 ingredients. Refrigerate 30 minutes. ROll into balls by hand, toss into sugar, put on cookie sheet. Press with fork dipped in sugar or bottom of glass dipped in sugar.

Bake 10 min 350 or until lightly golden brown.

Frost and decorate for Christmas.




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