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[Recipe] Sugar Cookies

This old-timey recipe for sugar cookies is perfection.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Author: The Frilly Apron

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/2 cup icing sugar
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1/2 cup oil
  • 1 egg
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp cream of tartar

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350F.
  • Cream butter and sugars together. Add oil gradually, mixing between each addition.
  • Add beaten egg and vanilla. Mix well.
  • Mix in the dry ingredients.
  • Roll into 1 to 1 1/2" balls (or use a cookie scoop, as I did).
  • Flatten slightly with a fork and sprinkle with sugar.
  • Bake for 8-10 minutes, or until just baked. DO NOT OVERBAKE!