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Cookies with Choco Glaze
Ingredients

2 cups cake flour, sifted


1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract


1 egg yolk


1/2 cup granulated sugar


3/4 cup soft butter


2 cups chocolate chips


¼ cup milk

Hot water
Directions
Cream the butter. After putting in the sugar, add in the vanilla and egg yolk. Beat the egg yolk. Mix in the flour. Store this in the fridge for a couple of hours.
Shape it into rolls an inch and a half in diameter. Place each roll in separate waxed paper. Store them in the fridge overnight. Heat the oven to 400 F. Cut the dough 1/8 inches thick. Set it on the non-greased cookie sheets.
Bake for ten minutes. Let it cool and immerse the cookie half in the chocolate glaze. To make the glaze, melt the chocolate chips in the water. Stir in the milk well.
The instructions given here to make butter cookies are only an example of the ways you can prepare this tasty treat. With a bit of creativity, whipping your own unique concoctions will become second nature.
Another great recipe for butter cookies from Steve!

Post from Steve of http://www.buttercookies.org/

Cookies with Choco Glaze

Ingredients

  • 2 cups cake flour, sifted

  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

  • 1 egg yolk

  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar

  • 3/4 cup soft butter

  • 2 cups chocolate chips

  • ¼ cup milk

  • Hot water

Directions

Cream the butter. After putting in the sugar, add in the vanilla and egg yolk. Beat the egg yolk. Mix in the flour. Store this in the fridge for a couple of hours.

Shape it into rolls an inch and a half in diameter. Place each roll in separate waxed paper. Store them in the fridge overnight. Heat the oven to 400 F. Cut the dough 1/8 inches thick. Set it on the non-greased cookie sheets.

Bake for ten minutes. Let it cool and immerse the cookie half in the chocolate glaze. To make the glaze, melt the chocolate chips in the water. Stir in the milk well.

The instructions given here to make butter cookies are only an example of the ways you can prepare this tasty treat. With a bit of creativity, whipping your own unique concoctions will become second nature.

Another great recipe for butter cookies from Steve!

Post from Steve of http://www.buttercookies.org/
The Basic Butter Cookie
Ingredients

2 cups all-purpose flour


2/3 cup confectioners’ sugar


1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract


1/2 teaspoon almond extract


1/4 teaspoon salt


1 cup butter, room temperature


Colored sugar

Directions
Here is simple way to make butter cookies. After creaming the butter beat in the vanilla extract, almond extract and salt. Blend in the confectioner’s sugar then the flour. Let this chill for 60 minutes. Preheat the oven to 400 F.
Take the dough and make rolls ¾ inches in diameter. Put them ends up on the cookie sheets. Set it down firmly. Sprinkle some colored sugar on top of it. Bake this in the oven for 10 minutes.
Post from Steve of http://www.buttercookies.org/ 

The Basic Butter Cookie

Ingredients

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour

  • 2/3 cup confectioners’ sugar

  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

  • 1/2 teaspoon almond extract

  • 1/4 teaspoon salt

  • 1 cup butter, room temperature

  • Colored sugar

Directions

Here is simple way to make butter cookies. After creaming the butter beat in the vanilla extract, almond extract and salt. Blend in the confectioner’s sugar then the flour. Let this chill for 60 minutes. Preheat the oven to 400 F.

Take the dough and make rolls ¾ inches in diameter. Put them ends up on the cookie sheets. Set it down firmly. Sprinkle some colored sugar on top of it. Bake this in the oven for 10 minutes.

Post from Steve of http://www.buttercookies.org/ 

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