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Chewy Sugar Cookies

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  • 2 3/4 cups all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp. baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1 cup butter (softened)
  • 1 1/2 cups white sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup sugar (for rolling cookies)
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    Calories1130Calories from Fat430
    Total Fat48g74%
    Saturated Fat29g145%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat430
    Total Carbohydrate166g55%
    Dietary Fiber3g12%
    Vitamin A30%
    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.


    J G. 3 months ago
    Great!!!! Added white morsels and macadamia nuts!!!
    Lauren Plowman 3 months ago
    Substituted sugar for splenda and they cook faster on the outside. Very simple recipe to use.
    Stephanie Coker 4 months ago
    Yummy! Crispy on the edges, chewy in the middle…9 minutes is perfect. Made as directed!
    A. 5 months ago
    These are so soft and chewy!!! Light, buttery flavor! Will be making these again!
    Alicia Kirschling 5 months ago
    Top favorite in the household. I love these sugar cookies. I only bake them for 12 minutes to stay soft.
    Jeri 5 months ago
    We all 9 of us loved them! Very good and chewy delicious! 5 stars
    Maria Kent-Vaughn 6 months ago
    This recipe was lacking something that the cookies didn’t react correctly
    Marie Kaye 8 months ago
    Good but too much sugar I would use less next timr
    Brandi K. 9 months ago
    Tasted fabulous my little brother loved it
    Becker 10 months ago
    AMAZING. So delicious definitely doing it again
    Heather Mcfarland 10 months ago
    They were ok not super suggery but they were fluffy
    Noelle Powell a year ago
    Super yummy! The perfect sugar cookie and not hard to make
    Beth Gallaher a year ago
    Delicious! Best Sugar Cookie Recipe Ever!!! I frosted half of them with cream cheese frosting and added sprinkles. Big hit with the whole family & neighbor kids
    Alison Buchanan a year ago
    Amazing, soft, and so chewy! Definitely recommend!
    Claudia Mcgrory a year ago
    Chewy and super sugary! Substituted egg for applesauce 1/4 cup.
    Graham a year ago
    Perfect!! I did everything the recipe required however I added more baking powder, not sure if that's the reason for not staying soft. Nonetheless they were delicious and my picky eater agreed.
    Maria D a year ago
    Delicious! Will make again.
    Delicious! Young and old loved them. I will be making these again. They were surprisingly easy, too!
    Horetz a year ago
    Subbed vanilla extract for Bailey’s Irish Cream ecause I didn’t realize I was out- worked perfectly- didn’t measure but maybe about 2.5 shots. Overall they turned out great, using 1 tsp to measure the dough made around 50 cookies. Flatten before putting in the oven.
    Krumme a year ago
    Cookies tasted good but the dough was to dry and crumbly to roll into sugar before baking. needs some liquid to make it more malleable.
    Liz a year ago
    My son loves! Very easy! Nice and chewy
    Sharon a year ago
    Great cookie! Tender in texture and rich, buttery flavor. Will make again....and again!
    John Poole a year ago
    They were perfect, and just how I like them
    Julia K. 2 years ago
    very yummy 🤤 it turned out just the way i wanted
    Madii Roberts 2 years ago
    Very easy to make! And using the teaspoon as a cookie measure, they all turned out the same perfect size. Very sweet :) Recommended!
    Ebony Clark 2 years ago
    They are so good and CHEWY!!! Absolutely love it
    Cathy Dunn 2 years ago
    I had a very difficult time missing the dough with a hand mixer. Especially when gradually adding the flour. The cookies never turned brown around the edges even when baked for 3 minutes longer than suggested time. I won’t be making these again!
    Hi Cindy 2 years ago
    Turned out really well. Family think they are a hit.
    Chloe Christensen 2 years ago
    Turned out great! They taste really good and everyone loved them.
    Storm Strausheim 2 years ago
    These turned out perfect! Everyone loved them. Will make many times for sure!