Paul Bunyan Sugar Cookies (The Sugar Cookie You've Been Searching For)

Summary

Yield
14 Cookies
SourceWendy Krakowka (1976)
Prep time
1 hour, 15 minutes
Cooking time
10 minutes
Total time
1 hour, 25 minutes

Ingredients

1 1⁄2 c
butter or margarine (3 sticks)
1 1⁄2 c
granulated sugar
2
eggs
1 T
vanilla
2 T
milk
4 c
sifted flour
3 t
baking powder
1⁄2 t
salt
1⁄2 c
raisins

Instructions

Step one: Cream together butter and sugar. 

Step 2: Add and cream together eggs, vanilla and milk.

Step 3: Sift and add flour, baking powder and salt.

Step 4: Add raisins.

Chill 1 hour in refrigerator. Roll 1/4 inch thick (or thicker if you want!) Use 1-pound coffee can for a cookie cutter (4-inch diameter). Sprinkle sugar on cookies. Place on ungreased cookie sheet. Bake at 375° for 10 minutes.