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Butter Cookies

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Butter Cookies is a recipe that can be prepared in nearly no time. Try this Butter Cookies; I am sure you will have a huge fan following for this one!
Ingredients
  Butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (At Room Temperature)
  Sugar 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Egg 1
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Vanilla extract 1 Teaspoon
  Grated orange rind/1/8 teaspoon nutmeg 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  All purpose flour 1 Cup (16 tbs), sifted
Directions

1. Preheat oven to moderate (375° F.).
2. Cream the butter and sugar thoroughly. Add the egg, salt, vanilla and fruit rind and mix. Add the flour and mix well.
3. Shape the dough into small balls and flatten with the hand; or chill the dough and put it through a cookie press. Garnish with nuts if desired.
4. Place on a lightly greased cookie sheet and bake until the edges are light brown, or about twelve minutes.

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cookie

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