Valentine Sugar Cookies

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Sugar cookies

½ c butter

1 cup sugar

1 egg

1 Tbsp milk

½ tsp vanilla

Shift together – ½ tsp salt, 2 tsp. baking powder, 1/2 plus 2 Tbsp flour

Cream butter with sugar until fluffy. Add milk&vanilla.Add in ¼ cup shifted flour at a time. Form into ball. Chill for 8 hours.

To bake- remove a small bit at a time. Roll out on flour surface .Cut out into shape.

 

Bake @375 for 8 minutes.

 

Decorate- for Valentine

 

Royal Icing

3 Egg whites & 1 Teaspoon vanilla extract. Whipped together . Add gradually 4 cups of confectioners sugar.  ( 5-7 minutes until peaks) . Color with food coloring.