December 09, 2015

Rolled Sugar Cookies

1-1/2 c Butter, softened
2 c White Sugar
4 Eggs
1 tsp Vanilla Extract
5 c All-Purpose Flour
2 tsp Baking Powder
1 tsp Salt
In large bowl, cream together butter and sugar until smooth. Beat in eggs and vanilla. Stir in flour, baking powder, and salt. Cover and chill dough for at least 1 hour. Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Roll out dough on floured surface, 1/4" to 1/2" thick. Cut into shapes with any cookie cutter. Place cookies 1" apart on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake 6-8 min. Cool completely. Decorate with icing if desired.