Old-fashioned Sugar Cookies #2
spooned into cup
butter or margarine
or lemon & nutmeg
Roll to 1/8 inch thickness. Cut into desired shapes. Bake in 375 degree oven for about 8 minutes. Watch closely, they burn easily. Option: Drop by teaspoon on cookie sheet and flatten with a glass covered with a damp cloth. Sprinkle with sugar before baking.
In a mixing bowl, sift together flour, baking soda, and baking powder. On low speed of mixer cut in butter until mixture looks like coarse cornmeal. In a small bowl, beat eggs, add sugar and vanilla, and beat thoroughly. Blend egg mixture into flour mixture. Chill dough covered with a piece of plastic wrap.