Ingredients

How to make it

  • On waxed paper, combine flour, baking soda, and salt.
  • In large bowl, with mixer on medium speed, beat butter and sugar 1 minute or until creamy, occasionally scraping bowl with rubber spatula.
  • Add egg and vanilla; beat until well mixed.
  • Reduce speed to low; gradually beat in flour mixture just until blended, occasionally scraping bowl.
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  • Use this to make some really cool cookies. Recipes to follow.
  • Or just roll it out and cut cookies bake at 350 for 10 to 12 minutes
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  • Cookie requiring this basic cookie recipe:
  • Fig-Filled Moons, Chocolate Pinwheels, Chewy Fruit Bars, Butter Cookie Cutouts, Hazelnut-Chocolate Sandwich Cookies, Cranberry-Orange Spice Cookies, Apple Pie Spice Rugelach, Gingerbread Cutouts, Mexican Wedding Cookies, Chocolate-Dipped Peppermint Sticks, Chocolate Raspberry Thumbprints, Stained Glass Ornaments.

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  • Cohzaku 3 years ago
    could this be made with baking powder instead of baking soda?
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    " It was excellent "
    lor ate it and said...
    We can all use a basic cookie dough. It's surprising the variety of cookies we can create with this recipe. Thank you for sharing and HIGH 5!
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  • tuilelaith 7 years ago
    Thank you all for your help on this one..
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  • tuilelaith 7 years ago
    Thank you all for your help on this one..
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    " It was excellent "
    ambus ate it and said...
    I agree with Mumtaz.Thanks for a wonderful post.
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    " It was excellent "
    mumtazcatering ate it and said...
    looooove this basic recipe!!!!!!!!!
    you can "go to town" with a variety of biscuits using this recipe
    thanks
    enjoy your day
    mumtaz
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