Perfect Sugar Cookies - Holiday Recipes

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Nov. 30, 2016

Yes, you read it right, SUGAR cookies! At weelicious I try to create and promote recipes without refined sugar, but when the holidays and other special occasions roll around, all bets are off! It's time to pull out my holiday favorites. After all, decorating sugar cookies with kids is just about as much fun as you can have in the kitchen and this version is really easy to make and even yummier to eat.


All purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Baking powder 1/2 Teaspoon
Salt 1/4 Teaspoon
Softened butter 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Egg 1
Vanilla 1 1/2 Teaspoon
For icing:
Powdered sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Milk 2 Tablespoon


Please watch the video for directions.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 10 Minutes
Ready In: 10 Minutes
Servings: 12

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 259Calories from Fat 74

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 8 g12.3%

Saturated Fat 5 g25%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 65 mg2.71%

Total Carbohydrates 43 g14.3%

Dietary Fiber %

Sugars 27 g

Protein 3 g6%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet