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Butterscotch Cookies Recipe

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1 cup sugar
1 cup light brown sugar
1 cup butter (2 sticks)
1 egg
2 tsp vanilla
2 cup flour
2 tsp baking soda
tsp salt
2 tsp cream of tartar

1. Oreheat oven to 325
2. Cream butter and sugars together - mix i eggs. and vanilla - add dry ingredients - mix to incorporate
3. Roll out rounded teaspoons of dough
4. Place on a parchment-lined baking sheet about 2" apart
5. Bake 9-10 min (if your cookies are a little larger, it may take up to 15 min) I prefer these cookies slightly undercooked

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This is not exactly the same cookie I use to make, but it is close. I am going to play around with the recipe and will make changes if I I come closer to the original one which somehow is lost or misplaced.




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