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sugar cookies
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4.8 from 5 votes

Easy sugar cookies

Easy soft and chewy sugar cookies recipe that is perfect for any occasion,from Christmas and Thanksgiving to a Birthday party! Add some icing and make your own design!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: easy sugar cookies
Servings: 24 cookies
Calories: 139kcal


  • cookie sheet


  • 1/2 cup butter soften
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 1/4 cup flour


  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees.
  • In a stand mixer (or by hand), cream butter and sugar together. Add egg and vanilla and mix well.
  • Slowly add flour with baking powder and mix for another 30 seconds.
  • Roll rounded balls of dough (i used an ice cream scoop for it) and place into cookie sheet (ungreased).
  • Bake for 8-10 minutes, until golden but still very soft.
  • Let cool and enjoy!


Calories: 139kcal | Carbohydrates: 20g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 25mg | Sodium: 55mg | Potassium: 39mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 13g | Vitamin A: 190IU | Calcium: 16mg | Iron: 0.5mg