Shortbread Cookie Recipe

This is a family favorite for us to cook with the kids for dessert. They are super simple the make and the kids love them. Ingredients Directions 1⁄4 cup butter, softened Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C). Cream butter and sugar until fluffy. Stir in vanilla; add flour and mix well. Put through cookie press and form cookies onto baking sheets. Bake for 10 - 12 minutes. »

Neiman Marcus Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

This reciple was given to us from a family friend. The instant coffee does a nice job slightly cutting the sweetness of them. Ingredients Directions 1 1⁄3 cups all-purpose flour Preheat oven to 300 degrees. Cream the butter with the sugars using an electric mixer on medium speed until fluffy (approximately 30 seconds). Beat in the egg and the vanilla extract for another 30 seconds. In a mixing bowl, sift together the dry ingredients and beat into the butter mixture at low speed for about 15 seconds. »

Sugar Cookie Recipe

This is the clear favorite of the youngest two in our household. Sprinking a little granulated or brown sugar on top of these just before baking adds a nice visual element to these tasty treats. Ingredients Directions 1 1⁄3 cups all-purpose flour Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). In a small bowl, stir together flour, baking soda, and baking powder. Set aside. In a large bowl, cream together the butter and sugar until smooth. »