"The Best" Sugar Cookies

BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS
17Ingredients
70Minutes
270Calories

Ingredients

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  • 2/3 cup butter (softened)
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tablespoon milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 icing (recipe Royal, optional)
  • candies (Small decorative, optional)
  • 4 cups powdered sugar
  • 3 tablespoons meringue powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • food coloring (Assorted colors paste, optional)
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    NutritionView More

    270Calories
    Sodium5% DV125mg
    Fat12% DV8g
    Protein4% DV2g
    Carbs16% DV48g
    Fiber0% DV0g
    Calories270Calories from Fat70
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat8g12%
    Saturated Fat4.5g23%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol30mg10%
    Sodium125mg5%
    Potassium50mg1%
    Protein2g4%
    Calories from Fat70
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate48g16%
    Dietary Fiber0g0%
    Sugars36g72%
    Vitamin A4%
    Vitamin C0%
    Calcium4%
    Iron6%

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