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Basic Sugar Cookies
makes 2 dozen small cookies
  • 2 c. sugar
  • 2 cups (4 sticks) unsalted butter
  • 2 eggs
  • 5 cups flour
  • 2 T vanilla
  • 2 t salt
  • raspberry or strawberry jam
cream together sugar & unsalted butter. add eggs, flour (in two parts), vanilla, and salt.

pinch off a small amount of dough and roll in finely chopped walnuts. place on a cookie tray with parchment paper. (these cookies will not spread out much). Fill the thumbholes with a little raspberry or strawberry jam.

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