Christmas Sugar Cookies

Preparation info
  • Makes about


    cookies, depending on size
    • Difficulty


Appears in
Farm Journal’s Country Cookbook

By Nell B. Nichols

Published 1972

  • About

Farm Journal readers say this is their favorite cookie for Christmas tree


  • c. soft butter
  • 2 c. sugar
  • 2 eggs


  • Cream butter and sugar. Add eggs and beat until fluffy.
  • Stir together dry ingredients and add alternately with milk to creamed mixture. If dough is sticky, add flour to handle.
  • Roll ¼" thick on well-floured pastry cloth; cut. Place bake-on decorations on cookies. Bake on ungreased baking sheet in moderate oven (375°) 8 minutes. Cool on racks.