*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                        Old Fashioned Sugar Cookies
 
 Recipe By     : BAKERS' DOZEN  (BETH SETRAKIAN) SHOW #BD1A07
 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    :
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
      1/2  cup           butter
      3/4  cup           sugar
    1                    egg
    1      tablespoon    whipping cream
    1      teaspoon      pure extract (vanilla or lemon -- or combo)
    1 1/4  cups          unbleached allpurpose flour
      1/4  teaspoon      baking powder
      1/4  teaspoon      salt
                         Coarse sugar for decorating (colored or
                         plain)
 
 Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Cream butter and sugar. Add egg. Blend in
 cream and extract.  Combine dry ingredients, and add until well
 blended. Shape into a flattened ball. Wrap in parchment and chill at
 least 1/2 hour. Roll out onto lightly floured board until
 approximately 1/4 inch thick. Cut into desired shapes. Sprinkle with
 sugar, and place on parchment covered baking sheet about 2 inches
 apart. Bake until golden brown.
 
 Yield: 4 dozen Sugar Cookies
 
 
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