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The Perfect Sugar Cookie

N L.: "Super easy, the cookies came out delish - added 1…" Read More
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  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 2 1/2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 14 tablespoons butter (1 3/4 stick at room temperature)
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2 large eggs
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    NutritionView More

    Sodium29% DV690mg
    Fat68% DV44g
    Protein24% DV12g
    Carbs45% DV135g
    Fiber8% DV2g
    Calories970Calories from Fat400
    Total Fat44g68%
    Saturated Fat26g130%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat400
    Total Carbohydrate135g45%
    Dietary Fiber2g8%
    Vitamin A25%
    Vitamin C

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.


    N L. 2 months ago
    Super easy, the cookies came out delish - added 1/2 teaspoon of almond extract to the recipe with less vanilla extract and it was perfect
    I added color to mine for summer and they ended out sooo cute and tasty! I did burn mine bc I forgot bout it😅 but it ended up just fine and I loved it!
    Cree 3 months ago
    Everyone loved them! Soft in the middle with some firmness on the outer edges. Also, they weren’t overly sweet. They were just right.
    Konstanze Pelargus 3 months ago
    Perfect, so good I keep making it. Bad for my weight.
    Beth Hickman 4 months ago
    Very very delicious and perfect
    Melinda Long 4 months ago
    cookie turned out great!! I changed a few things. added lemon extract and 1/4 cup of butter extra.. I enjoyed the texture better then the first time I made this recipe. It took 13 mins to bake.
    Ashton 5 months ago
    I need to put them in for around 14 mins cuz they don’t cook
    Laura 5 months ago
    They ended up being very cake like and puffy, but they did taste good
    Kyla Johnson 5 months ago
    It’s a good recipe but I did have to use a lot more flour then it said to keep the dough from being super sticky
    Najib shibah 5 months ago
    Omg there where so good my sister made them there better then the store
    Lorena Radimersky 5 months ago
    I made them, and they turned out really good, my family loved them allot, thanks for the great recipe.
    Anton G. 5 months ago
    Followed recipe/video step by step and they turned out absolutely perfect. It is exactly what I wanted in a sugar cookie. My dough was softer than expected and, after baking, they did not look done, but after cooling they were perfect. They’re soft and have remained soft for days. This recipe yields a lot of cookies. It took me 3-4 batches to complete. I gave away about 20 and still had a lot left for my wife and I.
    Yummly User 5 months ago
    It was crispy but chewy I loved it so much
    Tonika Harnest 7 months ago
    awesome my new all time recipe
    Tricia 8 months ago
    Excellent. We used colour sprinkles.
    Isabel Gutierrez 8 months ago
    It was easy and fun to make. It tasted ight.
    Denise K. 8 months ago
    Fantasic. So easy to make and delicious!!
    Rahim 8 months ago
    best sugar cookie ever!!! Just use icing and it won't disappoint!
    Jon 9 months ago
    OMG I have been searching for this my whole life. Seriously (and dangerously) delicious!
    ZealousCulinaire 9 months ago
    Turned out very thin and crumbly
    Danyetta 9 months ago
    Tastes ok but not what I was hoping for in a sugar cookie. Cookies crumbled when taken off the pan.
    Melissa Bobbitt 10 months ago
    I made these for a Christmas party this week I added buttercream frosting and sprinkles, they were a hit
    Samantha Stanley 10 months ago
    They’re great! I cut the recipe I’m half but it still turned out perfect.
    Broussard 10 months ago
    I let my granddaughter roll them in sprinkles instead of sugar and they came out great!
    Chelsea F 10 months ago
    turned out great!!! i made regular and a large one for a cookie cake
    Savannah a year ago
    They didn’t taste like sugar cookies and no matter what I did they burnt on the bottom
    Donna Manor a year ago
    These were the perfect sugar cookies and easy to make cookies