Are you on the hunt for the best Sugar Cookie Recipe for decorating with Royal Icing? We’ve found one for you and it’s 5-Star Rated and a definite keeper. Watch the video now.

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If you love to bake, you are not going to want to miss this Sugar Cookie Recipe that has a reputation like no other.

It’s a big call to say it’s the BEST Sugar Cookie Recipe but they don’t only claim it, they can back it up with over 5000 crazy happy reviews .. you can’t lose! So impressed, we have included some raving fan comments. One thing is for sure, you will love it.

These Sugar Cookies take just 8 minutes to bake and use a handful of ingredients. According to the Site, they are a miracle recipe.

This is the legendary All Recipes 5 star, 5000 review Sugar Cookie that everyone is going mad for! The reviews are off the chart.

There are some great tips from those that have already road tested this recipe. Be sure to read the comments before you make yours so you can get them just the way you love them!

Best Sugar Cookie Recipe Video

You are going to love the simplicity, but it’s the finished result that will have you grinning like a Cheshire Cat.

We can’t wait to hear how this works for you. It’s time now to watch the Allrecipes video tutorial. Click Play above ^

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What The Recipe Creator Says 

“Whenever you make these cookies, be sure to bring along several copies of the recipe! You will be asked for it, I promise!

NOTE: I make icing with confectioners’ sugar and milk. I make it fairly thin, as I ‘paint’ the icing on the cookies with a pastry brush. Thin enough to spread easily but not so thin that it just makes your cookies wet and runs off.”

  • Jill Saunders, Sugar Cookie Creator

Ingredients Best Sugar Cookie Recipe

  • 1 1/2 cups butter, softened
  • 2 cups white sugar
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 5 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt

Best Sugar Cookie Recipe Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). In a small bowl, stir together flour, baking soda, and baking powder. 
  2. In a large bowl, cream together the butter and sugar until smooth. Beat in egg and vanilla. …
  3. Bake 8 to 10 minutes in the preheated oven, or until golden.
  4. Use 2 teaspoons of baking powder NOT  baking soda.

The Science behind making perfect Cookies

 via Kitchen Nostalgia 

This infographic from Kitchen Nostalgia shows you the science behind the perfect Cookie. Certain ingredients will give different results. You can read the full article here.

 

via Wilton 

Now that you have learned how to make the best sugar cookie recipe, it’s time to add some royal icing. We have included this recipe from Wilton above.

Love Bird Cookies

via Little Wonderland 

Here’s a cute idea for your Sugar Cookies. We couldn’t resist sharing these adorable Love Birds Cookies with you. They would be perfect for Weddings, Engagements, Anniversaries and they are super simple to make.

You will need a heart-shaped cookie cutter, you can find one on Amazon for a couple of dollars here – The Love Birds Cookies can be found on Little Wonderland here.

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