Look no farther for the BEST sugar cookie and perfect cookie recipe this holiday season. A little shortbread, a WHOLE lot of flavor and perfect for making ahead. Decorate with a lot of icing and your favorite little helpers! Makes for GREAT holiday gifts as well.
Basic Sugar Cookie Dough Ingredients 2 1/2 C all-purpose flour, spooned and leveled, plus more for shaping the cookies 1/4 t baking soda 1/4 t kosher salt 1 C unsalted butter (2 sticks), at room temperature 3/4 c sugar 1 large egg 1 t pure vanilla extract