Simple Sugar Cookies with Kisses Recipe
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Serves: 48
  • 2¾ cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1½ cups white sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 48 chocolate Stars or Kisses (this number depends on how large you make the cookies-if you make larger cookies the number will be less)
  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F
  2. In a small bowl mix together the flour, baking soda, and baking powder and set aside.
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  5. In a large bowl, using an electric mixer cream together the butter and sugar until smooth, then add the egg and vanilla. Mix until thoroughly combined.
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  7. Using a large spoon gradually mix in the dry ingredients to form the cookie dough. Roll rounded teaspoonfuls of dough into balls, and place onto greased cookie sheets. (Like rolling meat balls)
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  9. Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until light brown.
  10. Remove from the oven and immediately press the Kisses or chocolate stars into the center of the cookies. Let set for a couple of minutes and transfer cookies to a wire cooling rack. Cool thoroughly until the chocolate hardens back up.
Recipe by Cully's Kitchen at