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Sour Cream Sugar Cookies Recipe

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1 cup shortening
2 cups sugar
1 tsp vanilla
2 eggs
1 cup sour cream
5 cups flour
2 tsp baking powder
tsp nutmeg
1 tsp soda
1 tsp salt

1. In large bowl, cream shortening, sugar, vanilla; add eggs.Beat until fluffy; stir in sour cream.
2. Sift dry ingredients; add to shortening mixture. Stir until smooth, soft dough.
3. Chill thoroughly, preferably overnight. Roll out not too thinly; place on greased cookie sheet; sprinkles with sugar (optional)
4. Bake at 350 for 8-9 minutes until lightly browned. Decorate, if desired.




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