"After all the trouble you go to, you get about as much actual "food" out of eating an artichoke as you would from licking 30 or 40 postage stamps."--Miss Piggy

One Butter Cookie Recipe Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


This recipe for One Butter Cookie Recipe, by , is from THE BYER FAMILY COOKBOOK , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Betty DeLong
Added: Saturday, January 21, 2006


1 c. butter
1/2 c. sugar
1 egg
1/2 t. almond extract
2 1/2 c. flour
sprinkles for decorating

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In mixing bowl cream
butter; gradually add sugar and beat until light and
Beat in egg and extract. Gradually blend in flour. Chill
dough. Roll out on lightly floured surface to 1/8 in.
thickness. Cut into desired shapes. Place on baking
sheets and bake 8-12 minutes. Remove immediately to
rack to cool. Decorate with confection frosting and

Drop cookies can be made by stirring 1 c. cut up
gumdrops (omit licorice) and 1 c. flaked coconut into
basic recipe.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
7-8 dozen
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Only recipe I found (30 years ago) that will hold their
shape with cookie cutters that have detail!




Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!


Bookmark and Share




Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!