Basic Bar Cookie
|Butter/Margarine||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), softened|
|Granulated sugar||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)|
|All purpose flour||1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)|
|Baking soda||1⁄2 Teaspoon|
|Sifted powdered sugar||1 Tablespoon|
In mixer bowl, cream together butter and granulated sugar.
Beat in egg, milk, and vanilla.
Stir together flour, baking soda, and salt; add to creamed mixture.
Mix just till blended.
Spread in greased 9x9x2-inch baking pan.
Bake in 375° oven for 20 to 23 minutes.
Cool cookies till slightly warm.
Dust with powdered sugar.
Cut in bars.