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Sugar Cookies Recipe

Makes 45 cookies


  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tbsp light cream
  • 2 1/2 cups flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp nutmeg
  • 1 tsp lemon juice
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla


1. Cream butter and sugar.
2. Beat in eggs and cream.
3. Add flour sifted with baking powder, salt and nutmeg.
4. Add lemon juice and vanilla, and mix well.
5. Chill dough for at least 1 hour.
6. Roll out thin on a floured board, cut with cookie cutters, and bake at 350 F for about 8 minutes until golden. Do not let cookies get too brown.
7. Decorate as desired.


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Preparation Method:Baking

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