Penny's Sugar Cookies (Aus.Am.Statesman)


1 c. butter (2 sticks.) (I prefer room temperature)

1 c. sugar                           1 egg

2 T. whipping cream or milk

2 t. real vanilla flavoring        1 t. real almond flavoring

3 c. flour                             1 1/2 t. baking powder


Mix butter and sugar.  Add egg. cream & flavorings.

Mix well.  Add dry ingredients all at once.  Mix in.

Roll 1/4" thick on a floured surface. Cut into shapes.

Bake on parchment or a greased baking sheet at 325 degrees for 8-10 minutes until set and just barely starting to brown. Cool and dip in glaze.


Makes 60-65 medium cookies. 

~ 60 Calories plain, 100 Calories Iced