Kid's Favorite Butter Cookies
Favorite Butter Cookies Recipe

Kid's Favorite Butter Cookies

Keep costs down by baking this easy-to-make butter cookie using common cookie ingredients. Everyone will love to decorate and taste this cookie.

36
cookies
20 min
PREP TIME
35 min
TOTAL TIME

Ingredients

3/4 cup sugar

1/2 cup Land O Lakes® Butter softened

1 large Land O Lakes® Egg

1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour

1/2 teaspoon baking soda

1/2 teaspoon vanilla

Decorator sugars

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Heat oven to 400°F.

  2. STEP 2

    Combine sugar, butter and egg in bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until well mixed. Add all remaining ingredients except decorator sugar; beat at low speed, scraping bowl often, until well mixed.

  3. STEP 3

    Shape dough into 1-inch balls. Place 2 inches apart onto ungreased cookie sheets. Flatten slightly with bottom of glass dipped in sugar. Sprinkle with decorator sugars. Bake 6-8 minutes or until edges are lightly browned.

Nutrition

60Calories
2.5Fat (mg)
15Cholesterol (mg)
40Sodium (mg)
8Carbohydrates (g)
0Dietary Fiber
<1Protein (g)

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  November 21, 2017

Great for baking with my little guys! Everyone gets to help.

— says Jessica
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TWEAKS

Sprinkled and used a cookie stamped on a dozen for the kids to decorate and rolled the other dozen dough balls in a cinnamon/sugar mix to make a fast snicker doodle style cookie.

Difficulty
ChallengingA breeze
WOULD MAKE IT AGAIN?
Probably NotAbsolutely!
  December 09, 2011

These cookies were very easy to make and very tasty!!

— says Desiree
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