From MARTHA WHITE
Makes 6 dozen cookies
A wonderful recipe to make the perfect holiday cookies. Use your imagination to create the most wintery and festive decorations.
1 cup sugar
1 cup butter, softened
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 large eggs
3 cups MARTHA WHITE All-Purpose Flour
1.Combine sugar and butter in large bowl; beat with electric mixer until light and fluffy. Add vanilla and eggs; blend well. Add flour; mix well. Cover with plastic wrap; refrigerate at least 1 hour for easier handling.
2.Heat oven to 350 degrees. Roll dough on lightly floured surface to 1/8-inch thickness. Cut with 2 1/2-inch round, or shaped cutter. Place 1-inch apart on ungreased cookie sheets.
3.Bake 10 to 12 minutes, or until light golden brown. Cool 1 minute; remove from cookie sheets. Cool 10 minutes, or until completely cooled. Decorate as desired.
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