The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX

December 14, 2012

Norwegian Sugar Cookies

Herald-Banner Staff

GREENVILLE — Norwegian Sugar Cookies

1 cup of Butter, softened

1 cup Sugar

1 Egg, beaten

1 teaspoon Vanilla

2-1/2 cups Flour

Heat oven to 350 degrees.

Combine all ingredients, except flour, in a large bowl.

Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until well mixed.  (If dough is too soft, cover, refrigerate at least two hours until firm).

Press 2 to 3 teaspoons of dough evenly into individual cookies.

Bake for 8 to 11 minutes, until cookies are lightly browned.

Allow cookies to cool for 5 minutes before removing them from pan.