No Chill Cut Out Sugar Cookies
1 cup granulated sugar
1 large egg
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 teaspoons baking powder
3 cups all-purpose flour
Preheat oven to 375°F. In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar with an electric
mixer. Beat in eggs and vanilla. Add baking powder and flour one cup at a time,
mixing after each addition. Dough will be stiff. Do not chill dough. Divide
dough in half. Roll each half about 1/8 inch thick.
Dip cutters into flour before each use. Bake cookies on
ungreased cookie sheet on middle rack of oven for 8-12 minutes, or until cookies
are lightly browned.
Makes about 24.