Mom's Rolled Sugar Cookies Recipe
- 1 cup butter
- 2 cups white sugar
- 3 eggs
- 4 ½ cups sifted all-purpose flour
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 teaspoon cream of tartar
- ¼ teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
step 1: Cream butter and sugar; add eggs. Sift dry ingredients 3 times; combine thoroughly with egg mixture. Add vanilla.
step 2: Roll in waxed paper and store in refrigerator to chill thoroughly.
step 3: Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
step 4: Roll out dough very thin on well-floured board; cut with cookie cutter. Bake on greased cookie sheets for 6 - 10 minutes.