SUGAR COOKIE BARS

Sugar Cookie Bars Say WHAT???!!!!!......SUGAR COOKIE BARS We have an obsession with sugar cookies! Every time there is any holiday its an excuse to make them.. but sugar cookies can be a labor of love!! So when we found this recipe it became one of our new favorites! Your getting the same idea and taste but way easier! Make the cookie dough and put in your baking sheet! So easy!! You have to try!! XOXOXO

SUGAR COOKIE BARS
Author: The Food Nanny
Ingredients
  • 1 cup butter softened
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1 tsp. almond extract
  • 5 cups flour
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • Frosting:
  • 8 oz. cream cheese
  • 1/2 cup softened butter
  • 4-5 cups powdered sugar
  • 1/2 tsp almond extract
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 drops red food coloring (optional)
Instructions
  1. Cream butter and sugar until fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, mixing often each egg. Add vanilla and almond extract and mix. In a separate bowl combine the flour, salt, baking soda. Add the dry ingredients to wet ingredients and mix just until combined. Spread on a greased baking sheet. (rimmed cookie sheet) and bake at 375 degrees for 10-15 minutes. (You don't want to over bake, just barley starting to brown.)
  2. Frosting:
  3. Combine all ingredients and blend until smooth!

 

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