DIY: The Best Sugar Cookies on the Planet!
do it yourself divas: DIY: The Best Sugar Cookies on the Planet! ok people, these sugar cookies are AMAZING! They are soft, and tasty and PERFECT! This recipe was handed down to my sister Steph from her in- laws, to me, and now to you. Forever more this is the sugar cookie recipe I will use each and every holiday, and even in between. Dry Ingredients: 6 cups of Flour 2 teaspoons of Baking Soda 1 teaspoon of Salt (mix together is small bowl) Wet Ingredients: 1 cup Shortening 2 cups Sugar 2 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla 1 cup Sour Cream (Blend wet ingredients until smooth in large bowl) Stir dry ingredients into wet ingredients. Cover and place in the fridge for a couple of hours. Roll out amazing cookie dough. Use your favorite/festive cookie cutters. Bake @ 400 degrees for 7-8 min. Let cool. In the mean-time make the frosting. Blend all together: 1/2 cup Shortening 1/2 cup Butter 3/4 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/4 teaspoon almond extract 4 cups powder sugar 2 Tablespoons milk Dye the frosting whatever color your heart desires.. and taste the beaters if you like 🙂 Once the cookies are cooled… frost away! YUM!!! HAPPY LOVE DAY! Megan