Favorite Butter Cookies
|Granulated sugar||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|All purpose flour||2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs)|
|Baking powder||1 Teaspoon|
|Orange juice||2 Tablespoon|
To prepare Cookies: In large bowl, cream butter and granulated sugar.
Add egg; beat until light and fluffy.
Add flour, baking powder, orange juice and vanilla; beat until well mixed.
Cover; refrigerate until firm, 2 to 3 hours.
Roll out dough, half at a time, 1/4 inch thick on well-floured surface.
Cut out with holiday cookie cutters.
Place 1 inch apart on ungreased cookie sheets.
Bake in preheated 400°F oven 6 to 10 minutes or until edges are lightly browned.
Remove to wire racks to cool completely.