Sugar Star & Flag Cookies Recipe

Sugar Star & Flag Cookies Recipe

Preparation Time : 25 mins
Cooking Time : 1 hr 20 mins
Total Serving : 120
Ingredients For Sugar Star & Flag Cookies Recipe :
  • butter, softened :     1 cup
  • sugar :     2 cups
  • cream cheese, softe :     1/2 cup
  • vanilla extract :     1-1/2 teaspoons
  • lemon extract :     1 teaspoon
  • eggs :     4
  • baking powder :     2 teaspoons
  • all-purpose flour :     5 cups
  • salt :     1 teaspoon
  • Decorating icing and :    

Preparation Method for Sugar Star & Flag Cookies Recipe :

  • Take a large bowl, add the butter, cream cheese and sugar and mix until light and fluffy. Beat in eggs and extracts.
  • Add the flour, baking powder and salt to it and gradually add to creamed mixture and mix well.
  • Put on cover and refrigerate for 2 hours.
  • Take a lightly floured surface, roll out dough to 1/4-in. thickness and cut them with floured 2- to 3-in. cookie cutters.
  • Place 1 in. apart on ungreased baking sheets. Sprinkle with colored sugars as desired.
  • Put on oven and bake at 350° for 9-11 minutes or until set. Cool for 2 minutes before removing from pans to wire racks to cool completely.
  • Decorate with icing and additional sugars if desired.