Butter Cookies

                          Lovely and yummy cookies for kids………..


200 gm butter
200 gm powdered sugar
3 cups plain flour
1 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp salt
1 egg
1/2 tsp vanilla essence
1 egg  for egg wash


  1. Sift together plain flour, baking powder and salt in a bowl and keep it aside.
  2. In a bowl, add butter and powdered sugar and beat well. Then add egg and vanilla essence and beat well.
  3. Add sifted flour little by little and mix well and make a smooth dough using hand.
  4. Preheat oven to 160 degree celcius. Line baking sheets with parchment paper or aluminium foil.
  5. Take half portion out of the dough and roll it to a 1/4 inch thick. Cut into desired shapes using cookie cutter and place them on the prepared baking sheets.

       6.  Beat 1 egg and brush the cookies with egg wash.

       7.  Bake it for 15- 20 minutes or until golden. Remove from oven and cool on wire rack. Store in an air tight container….


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