Butter Cookies Recipe

Looking for an easy butter cookies recipe? Learn how to make butter cookies using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by mauntler

Makes 48 servings



Easy recipe for crispy butter cookies.

Recipe Ingredients for butter cookies

1 cup butter
1 1/2 cups powdered sugar
1 tsp. vanilla extract
2 egg whites
2 1/2 cups flour
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. baking soda

Recipe Directions for butter cookies

  1. Cream the butter and powdered sugar.

  2. Add egg whites and vanilla.

  3. Add dry ingredients.

  4. Roll in 1-1/2 inch balls, roll in sugar, place about 2-1/2 inches apart on greased cookie sheet.

  5. Flatten by pressing with fork in two directions to make cross-hatch pattern on each cookie.

  6. Bake @350 for 12-14 minutes, when cookies are lightly browned on the bottom.

  7. Makes approx. 4 doz. cookies

Categories

Snacks, Bake

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 16.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
73
Calories from Fat
35
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
3.9g
6%
Saturated Fat
2.4g
12%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
10mg
3%
Sodium
43mg
2%
Potassium
16mg
0%
Total Carbohydrates
8.8g
3%
Dietary Fiber
0.2g
1%
Sugars
3.7g
Protein
0.9g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 0% Iron 2%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C-
    Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in sugar
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