Vanilla Sugar Cookies

Prep 15 m
Bake 10 m
Chill several hours or overnight



  1. 1 of 5 Stir together flour, baking powder and salt in a small bowl.
  2. 2 of 5 Beat butter, sugar, egg and vanilla in clean bowl until blended. Stir in flour mixture. Gather into ball. Wrap and refrigerate several hours or overnight.
  3. 3 of 5 Heat oven to 350 degrees F. Lightly coat baking sheets with nonstick vegetable-oil cooking spray.
  4. 4 of 5 Roll out dough with lightly floured rolling pin on lightly floured surface to 3/8-inch thickness. Cut into cookies with 2-1/2-inch cookie cutters in holiday shapes. Place cookies on prepared sheets, spacing 1-1/2 inches apart. Decorate with colored sprinkles, sugars, jimmies and gum drops, if desired.
  5. 5 of 5 Bake in 350 degree F oven for 10 to 12 minutes or until cookies are lightly browned around the edges. Remove cookies to wire racks to cool. Makes about 3 dozen cookies.
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