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Cut-Out Sugar Cookies



prep time:

35 mins

cook time:

10 mins

Total time:

45 mins





  1. Heat oven to 350º
  2. Line cookie sheets with parchment paper; set aside
  3. Combine flour, baking powder and salt in small bowl; set aside.,Place sugar and cold butter into bowl of heavy-duty stand mixer fitted with paddle attachment. Beat at medium speed until well combined. Add egg, vanilla and almond extract; beat until well mixed.
  4. Gradually add flour mixture, beating at low speed until just combined
  5. While removing dough from bowl, knead to incorporate crumbs and form smooth dough. Roll out dough on lightly floured surface to 1/8-inch thickness
  6. Cut into shapes with 2 1/2-inch cookie cutter. Place onto prepared cookie sheets. Bake 8-10 minutes or until just beginning to brown around edges.
  7. Cool on cookie sheet 2 minutes; remove to cooling rack. Cool completely.