Sugar cookie

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A plain sugar cookie
Type Cookie
Main ingredients Flour, butter, sugar, eggs, vanilla, baking powder or baking soda
Cookbook:  Sugar cookie
For the 1973 film, see Sugar Cookies (film).

A sugar cookie is a cookie made from sugar, flour, butter, eggs, vanilla, and either baking powder or baking soda.[1] Sugar cookies may be formed by hand or rolled and cut into shapes. They are commonly decorated with frosting, sprinkles, or a combination of both. They can also be cut into decorative shapes and figures by a cookie cutter. In North America, sugar cookies are popular during the holidays of Christmas and Halloween.[citation needed]

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  1. ^ Sugar Cookie Recipe from the Food Network Retrieved February 12, 2009.

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