Valentine Sugar Cookies Recipe

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Valentine Sugar Cookies Recipe
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Valentine Sugar Cookies Recipe

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"The almond flavor makes these delicious sugar cookies quite unique," says Renee Schwebach, Dumont, Minnesota.
MAKES:
21 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep: 10 min. + chilling Bake: 10 min./batch
MAKES:
21 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep: 10 min. + chilling Bake: 10 min./batch

Ingredients

  • 1 cup butter or margarine, softened
  • 1-1/2 cups confectioners' sugar
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon almond extract
  • 2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • Red decorator's sugar, optional

Directions

In a mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar. Add egg and extracts. Stir in flour; mix well. Chill several hours. On a lightly floured surface, roll dough to 1/4-in. thickness; cut with a 2-1/2- or 3-in. heart-shaped cookie cutter. Place on ungreased baking sheets; sprinkle with sugar if desired. Bake at 375° for 8-10 minutes or until lightly browned. Yield: 3-1/2 dozen.
Originally published as Valentine Sugar Cookies in Taste of Home February/March 1995, p12

Nutritional Facts

2 each: 169 calories, 9g fat (5g saturated fat), 33mg cholesterol, 91mg sodium, 20g carbohydrate (8g sugars, 0 fiber), 2g protein.

  • 1 cup butter or margarine, softened
  • 1-1/2 cups confectioners' sugar
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon almond extract
  • 2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • Red decorator's sugar, optional
  1. In a mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar. Add egg and extracts. Stir in flour; mix well. Chill several hours. On a lightly floured surface, roll dough to 1/4-in. thickness; cut with a 2-1/2- or 3-in. heart-shaped cookie cutter. Place on ungreased baking sheets; sprinkle with sugar if desired. Bake at 375° for 8-10 minutes or until lightly browned. Yield: 3-1/2 dozen.
Originally published as Valentine Sugar Cookies in Taste of Home February/March 1995, p12

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