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Easy Sugar Cookies

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  • 2 3/4 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 cup butter (SOFTENED)
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
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    Calories1030Calories from Fat430
    Total Fat48g74%
    Saturated Fat29g145%
    Trans Fat
    Calories from Fat430
    Total Carbohydrate141g47%
    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.


    marissa hamden 3 months ago
    I've made these a dozen times now and every time everyone loved them. 😍😍😍
    French 2 years ago
    yummy & its truly easy to make
    Just managed to prep and make these cookies in less tham 30 minutes!! My bf mentioned he was craving something sweet right before he jumped in the shower. By the time he was done - the cookies were served on a plate. We both loved the cookies and he was happily surprised. They were perfect thickness, more on the chewy side (which we prefer), and tasty. I also added a pinch of almond extract for extra flavor. Delish!
    Sarah 4 years ago
    Made some for Valentines Day and the next day they were still soft and delicious.
    Ben Zumalt 4 years ago
    Great would make again
    Dorian Perez 4 years ago
    It turned out great I made three types with the same batch sprinkled, powdered sugar, and plain.
    McKaila Taylor 4 years ago
    Mine don’t look as pretty (probably because I had to substitute applesauce for an egg) but they were good! They got some rise too! It took longer than ten minutes to bake but that might be because of the applesauce, too.
    Easy recipe and they came out soft and chewy! I made these for my nephew and hope he enjoys them!
    Kim Jones 4 years ago
    I was not a fan of these sugar cookies. They were dense, very dry and not sweet. These may be great with icing but as a stand alone cookie, they weren’t good.
    Ginger Boyles 4 years ago
    Awesome cookies and very easy to make
    Jennifer McCluskie 4 years ago
    These are absolutely THE perfect sugar cookie. Love them. My kids and I will be making these again. You will not be disappointed.
    Jade 4 years ago
    Delicious, I added some lemon zest to half of mine, worked just as well
    Kate L. 4 years ago
    Perfect and easy!! Followed the directions and they turned out delicious.
    Rachel Hultquist 4 years ago
    Sooo gooey and chewy and yummy!
    This is my second time making this recipe. ( in three days) The recipe is simple and the cookies are delicious !
    Christianne B. 4 years ago
    Super easy to make and perfect if you want quick sugar cookies and don't need to make them fancy or decorate them. My kitchen rats asked for these because they had a craving. They got the two thumbs up when they came fresh out of the oven.
    DeAnna Mozee 4 years ago
    terrible they were super dry won't make again.
    Ash A 4 years ago
    A bit dry, but will ice them so maybe it is a good thing and they won’t be super sweet. Very simple recipe that my 5yr old helped with for her classmates. Will make again with new oven and hope better temperature regulation.
    cassidy 4 years ago
    Great recipe!! Very easy to make.
    Amy 4 years ago
    Awesome!! Very tasty and THE EASIEST sugar cookie recipe I have ever used. 8 minutes seemed perfect amount of time. My daughter, 13, was actually the one who made them they didn’t spread out very much during baking and when they were still warm out of the oven she pressed them lightly with the bottom of a bowl to flatten. Will use this recipe again - thanks!
    Mariah 4 years ago
    Amazing!!! I would love to make this again
    Scoe 4 years ago
    Great recipe! Added sprinkles. Made half and wrapped the rest in plastic wrap to make tomorrow.
    Brittany Reimnitz 4 years ago
    Quick and easy. Tastes great. I used two medium eggs instead of one large.
    Sanai Broxton 4 years ago
    Great! I added a little bit less flour to the recipe simply because I was running out and I lessened the ingredients to the flour proportion so it turned out amazing
    Pamela Swinney 5 years ago
    These cookies came out great. However I did make a few changes. Insted of using all-purpose flour I used self-rising flour and I didn't use the baking soda or baking powder. Insted of just using white sugar I used 1 cup of white sugar and a half cup of brown sugar. I also added some vegetable oil to bring the cookie dough together because it was still crumbly. My family loved them everyone thought they were store bought!
    Lynda B. 5 years ago
    I made these as described and they turned out just like the picture. All the kids were happy and I thought they tasted great!
    Lexie B. 5 years ago
    My cookies came out perfect they were nice and chewy. These were the best cookies i have ever made!!
    Grace O. 5 years ago
    the cookies were awful and tasted dry just bad tasteing and now I need more characters so blah blah blah blah blah I wouldn't make this again