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[Cookie Elf File #276] 12 Days of Easy Christmas Cookies #3: Christmas Sugar Cookie Recipe
November 27, 2018
Dear Cookie Elf reader,

Welcome back to The Cookie Elf File … and to easy cookie recipes! Now as the holidays get close it’s time for our traditional 12 Days of Easy Christmas Cookies recipes.

It’s the classic everyone wants to make at the holidays, but in a simple version: Easy Christmas Sugar Cookie Recipe. Enjoy!

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Feature: 12 Days of Easy Christmas Cookies #3: Easy Christmas Sugar Cookie Recipe

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This Christmas Sugar Cookie recipe is a classic, a favorite for children and families to make during the holidays.

Christmas sugar cookies, sometimes called “cut out cookies,” are best when made with butter, rather than margarine.

And with just 6 ingredients (not including sugar decorations), this version of cut out sugar cookies is easy and quick to make.

Prep time: 30 minutes
Bake time: 8-10 minutes
Makes about 3-4 dozen bars, depending on how you cut them

Get the full recipe for Christmas Sugar Cookie recipe ... and get inspired by more Christmas cut out cookie variations on The Elf’s Christmas Cut Out Cookies Pinterest Board.

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Cookie Baking Tip: Bake Same-Sized Cut Outs Together

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More Easy Christmas Sugar Cookie Recipes

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That’s it for now. See you next time!

Happy baking,

Kathy, The Cookie Elf

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