How to Make Sugar Cookies & Frost W/ Professional Results

Never buy frosted cookies again! Make cookies with professional results quicker then you think. The frosting is so easy I demonstrate on video with one hand while filming with my phone. Enjoy!!!

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How to Make Sugar Cookies & Frost W/ Professional Results Recipe
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1
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Combine shortening, sugar, vanilla, and eggs

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Combine shortening, sugar, vanilla, and eggs

2
Mix ingredients

Mix ingredients

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3
In separate bowl Combine flour, baking powder and salt.

In separate bowl Combine flour, baking powder and salt.

4
Whisk mixture - this allows even distribution of ingredients

Whisk mixture - this allows even distribution of ingredients

5
Slowly add flour mixture

Slowly add flour mixture

6
Mix until combined while gradually adding milk

Mix until combined while gradually adding milk

7
The cookie dough is done 😃

The cookie dough is done 😃

8
Take a section of dough and roll out - make sure to use flour to avoid sticking - don't make it too thin or the cookies will be hard and crunchy

Take a section of dough and roll out - make sure to use flour to avoid sticking - don't make it too thin or the cookies will be hard and crunchy

9
Select the cookie cutters you want to use - cut out the shapes and carefully lift and transfer to cookie sheet lined with parchment paper

Select the cookie cutters you want to use - cut out the shapes and carefully lift and transfer to cookie sheet lined with parchment paper

10
Make sure the cookies are properly spaced so they do not stick

Make sure the cookies are properly spaced so they do not stick

11
Bake at 350 degrees for 11 minutes

Bake at 350 degrees for 11 minutes

12
Allow cookies to rest on cookie tray 5-10 minutes

Allow cookies to rest on cookie tray 5-10 minutes

13
Combine 1 & a half cups powdered sugar, butter, shortening, vanilla, and 2 tablespoons milk

Combine 1 & a half cups powdered sugar, butter, shortening, vanilla, and 2 tablespoons milk

14
Mix gradually adding remaining powdered sugar and 2 tablespoons milk

Mix gradually adding remaining powdered sugar and 2 tablespoons milk

15
Mix till well blended and fluffy

Mix till well blended and fluffy

16
Choose your frosting colors and divide frosting and mix in colors

Choose your frosting colors and divide frosting and mix in colors

17
Colors all mixed - I use plastic knives to mix the coloring so they can then be thrown away

Colors all mixed - I use plastic knives to mix the coloring so they can then be thrown away

18
Put each color into frosting bag and use desired tips

Put each color into frosting bag and use desired tips

19
Be creative frosting each cookies

Be creative frosting each cookies

20
This is the finished result - amazing looking cookies!

This is the finished result - amazing looking cookies!

Ingredients

Cups Shortening  
1 Cup Sugar 
½ Teaspoons Vanilla 
2 Eggs 
3 Cups Flour 
2 Teaspoons Baking powder 
½ Teaspoons Salt 
Cups Milk 
Frosting 
Cups Powdered sugar 
3 Tablespoons Butter 
1 Tablespoon Shortening 
½ Teaspoons Vanilla 
4 Tablespoons Milk 
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