Best Ever Cream Cheese Cookies

by The Girl Creative

makes about 2 dozen


1/2 cup butter, room temperature

3 oz. cream cheese, room temperature

1 1/2 cups powdered sugar

1/2 tsp baking powder

1 egg, room temperature

1/2 tsp vanilla

1 3/4 cups flour


Cream butter and cream cheese in mixer about 1 min. Beat in sugar and baking powder. Add egg and vanilla and beat until fluffy. Mix in flour.

Chill 30 min. or until easy to handle.

Preheat oven to 375.

Scoop dough by rounded teaspoons and roll into balls. Dip balls in sugar and place on baking sheet.

Bake about 7 min. or until bottoms are lightly browned.

Variation: You can also rolls this dough out for cut-outs (1/4 in. thick) or simply drop the dough onto the sheet. Cooking time remains the same.


Recipe from: KitchenJoyBlog.blogspot.com