Valentine's Day Sugar Cookies

by Bonnie of PA, Cookie Club Member

Recipe Courtesy of

Category: Desserts, Cookies

Prep Time: 15 Minutes (chill 1 hour)

Level: Easy to Bake

Yield: 3 Dozen Cookies


1 c. soft butter

1 1/2 c. sugar

2 eggs

2 3/4 c. flour

2 tsp. cream of tartar

1 tsp. baking soda

1/2 tsp. salt

Coating Mix...

2 T. sugar

2 T. cinnamon

Red sugar crystals


Mix together butter, sugar, and eggs. Sift in flour, cream of tartar, baking soda, and salt. Chill dough for 1 hour. Roll dough into walnut-size balls. Place on ungreased baking sheet. Bake at 400 degrees for 8 to 10 minutes. Cookies will puff up at first, then flatten out. Sprinkle with coating mix as soon as they come out of oven.