Ultimate Sugar Cookies Recipe
- 1 ¼ cups white sugar
- 1 cup butter flavored shortening
- 2 eggs
- ¼ cup light corn syrup
- 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
- 3 cups all-purpose flour
- ¾ teaspoon baking powder
- ½ teaspoon baking soda
- ½ teaspoon salt
step 1: Beat sugar and shortening at medium speed of electric mixer until well blended. Add eggs, syrup and vanilla; beat well. Gradually add combined dry ingredients at low speed. Mix until well blended.
step 2: Refrigerate dough 1 hour.
step 3: Roll out dough between two sheets of lightly floured wax paper. Cut out with floured cutter.
step 4: Bake on ungreased cookie sheets at 375 degrees F (190 degrees C) for 5-9 minutes, depending on size and thickness of cookies. Do not overbake. Cool 2 minutes, then remove from cookie sheets to cool.