Basic Sugar Cookie Dough

Course : Cookies
Serves: 1
Print a Recipe Card
3 x 5 Card | 4 x 6 Card | Printer Friendly


1/2 cup butter -- softened
1/2 cup sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla
1 large egg
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt

Preparation / Directions:

Beat butter, sugar and vanilla in large bowl with mixer until light and fluffy; beat egg in well. Beat flour, baking powder and salt into butter mixture at low speed until thoroughly blended and smooth. Refrigerate one hour wrapped in plastic. Heat oven to 375 degrees. Work with 1/4 dough at a time, keep remainder refrigerated. Roll out to 1/8 -1//4 inch thickness between two sheets of wax paper, cut into shape as desired. Place cookies on lightly greased baking sheet about 1 inch apart. Bake 5-13 minutes.


Nutritional Information:

2197 Calories (kcal); 99g Total Fat; (40% calories from fat); 32g Protein; 294g Carbohydrate; 435mg Cholesterol; 2552mg Sodium

Rate this Recipe?
1 2 3 4 5
Poor                            Great

E-mail this to a friend!

Friend's Name (TO):
Friend's E-mail Address:
Your Name (FROM):
Your E-mail Address:

More Cookies Recipes