Sweet & Simple Sugar Cookies
1 cup unsalted butter
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 cup sugar
3 cups all purpose flour
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon baking powder
Step 1: Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
Step 2: In one bowl, sift together the flour, baking powder, and salt. Set aside.
Step 3: Using a stand mixer or electric beaters, beat the butter until smooth. Slowly mix in sugar before adding the vanilla extract and egg.
Step 4: With your beaters on low, add the dry ingredients and beat until mixture pulls away from side of bowl.
Step 5: Sprinkle your countertop with flour before rolling out the dough to 1/4 inch think. Use cookie cutters to create the shapes of your choosing.
Step 6: Place cookies 1 inch apart on greased baking sheet. Bake for 7-10 minutes.
Step 7: Take cookie out and place on cooling rack or plate.
Step 8: Enjoy!
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