Sugar Cookies!

Hello! For some reason, finding a recipe for sugar cookies has been a challenge for me! However, I finally found one that I actually really like. They are super fluffy and super yummy. Here is the recipe!

Recipe:

  • 2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 3/4 cup light brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 large egg
  • 3/4 cup buttermilk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup butter or shortening
  • 1 tablespoon and ground cinnamon and 1/4 cup sugar (for topping)

Directions:

  • mix together flour, salt, and baking soda in medium bowl, set aside
  • In a large bowl, cream together sugars, shortening, egg, vanilla, and buttermilk until smooth
  • Gradually add in flour mixture and combine until smooth
  • let dough chill for one hour
  • preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit
  • on a lightly-greased cookie sheet, place teaspoon sized balls of dough about 1-2 inches apart
  • bake for 12-14 minutes or until golden brown
  • transfer to a rack for cooling and enjoy!