old fashioned SOFT sugar cookies… i am in love!
and i have been since i was little when my mom would make them for my family
you won't find a yummier sugar cookie..
ammon and i were called as gospel doctrine teachers
and i wanted to make our class a yummy treat
our class loved them just as much as i do!
for the cookie:
- 2 cubes softened butter
- 1 1/2 cups sugar
- 2 eggs
- 1/2 cup milk
- 1 teaspoon baking soda dissolved in 1 tablespoon warm water
- 1 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
- 3/4 teaspoon salt
- 4 cups flour
for the frosting:
- 10 tablespoons softened butter
- 2 boxes of cream cheese
- 2 tablespoons sour cream
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 2 1/2 cups powdered sugar
cream butter & sugar until light and fluffy
add eggs, milk, water, vanilla, and salt
stir in flour, one cup at a time
chill dough 2-4 hours
preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
roll dough onto flour-wax paper about "1/3 in thick"
cut into whatever shape you would like
spray cookie sheet
bake for 8-10 minutes
soften butter and cream cheese
add in sour cream, vanilla and powdered sugar
stir until creamy
frost the cookies with the butter cream frosting