Rolled Sugar Cookies

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12 Tablespoons butter

2/3 cup shortening

1 1/2 cups sugar

2 eggs

2 Tablespoons milk

2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract

4 cups flour

3 teaspoons baking powder

1/2 tsp. salt

Beat butter, shortening and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs, milk and vanilla. Mix well. Add flour, baking powder and salt and beat until mixed well. Chill at least 3 hours. Roll dough to about 1/8" thick. Bake at 350º for about 6 - 8 minutes or until just starting to brown.


This is the Royal Icing Recipe that we use. Thank you Sweetopia!

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Resources

Where we buy stuff and where we go for inspiration ideas and techniques.

Sweetopia 

Sweet Sugar Belle

Layer Cake Shop