Favorite Sugar Cookies
 
Ingredients
  • ¾ cup salted butter, soft
  • ¾ cup white sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla
  • 2 and ¼ cups all-purpose flour
  • ½ teaspoon baking powder
  • ¼ teaspoon Kosher salt
Instructions
  1. Beat butter smooth.
  2. Add sugar until fluffy, 3 mins.
  3. Add egg and vanilla.
  4. Add flour, baking powder, and salt on low just until combined.
  5. Divide the dough into 2 equal portions and roll each on parchment to ¼ inch thickness.
  6. Lay in the fridge on a cookie sheet for 1 hour.
  7. Use a cookie cutter to cut shapes and re-roll the scraps.
  8. Bake at 350 on parchment lined sheets for 9-12 minutes depending on the size you make the cookies.
  9. Cool completely.
  10. Decorate with royal icing and candies!
Recipe by Hugs and Cookies XOXO at https://hugsandcookiesxoxo.com/favorite-sugar-cookies/