To most people a cookie is described usually as a small, thin, sweet cake, but for others it's a very appetizing dessert. Asugar cookie, acookiemade from sugar, flour, butter, eggs,vanilla, and eitherbaking powderor baking soda, is one of among many popular cookies. The sugar cookie, also known as the "Nazareth Sugar Cookie", was created in the mid-1700s by German Protestant settlers in Pennsylvania. In 2001, Pennsylvania had finally adopted the sugar cookie as its official cookie of the state. Baking anything by scratch is an easy process, if you just follow my simple steps, every time.
The first step when baking sugar cookies is to collect the essential cooking equipment. Without these materials, the cookies won't properly bake and taste as anticipated. A baker must gather the following: bowls, measuring cups, measuring spoons and cookie tray. It may be helpful for the baker to have more than one cookie tray, enabling the baker to bake more cookies at a given time. After gathering all the necessary material, the next job would to gather the baking products vital to make the cookies, themselves.
After collecting the equipment, the next step in baking sugar cookies is gathering the baking supplies. These items are called ingredients, which give the cookie flavor as well as sweetness. You must collect the following: Flour, Baking soda, Baking powder, Butter, Sugar, Egg, and Vanilla extract. It is important that you have all the ingredients as well as the right amount of each. If you fail to do so, the cookie may not properly bake or taste well. After gathering all the materials and ingredients, you are well on your way into making a batch of sugar cookies.
The final step in making cookies is making the cookies themselves. First thing you need to do is preheat the oven to 375. After preheating the oven, in the bowl mix together the dry ingredients (except for the sugar) and set aside. In another bowl, beat together the eggs and vanilla. Once you beat those ingredients, cream together the butter and sugar and gradually add the liquids. After mixing the dry and liquid ingredients you then want to blend the two together, until you get a doughy like matter. Once you have the dough roll small balls, and place on an ungreased cookie tray. You want to make sure each are about 2 inches apart, and have about a dozen on each tray. After placing them on the tray you may place them in the oven for about 8 to 10 minutes. Once they are done, let the cookies cool for about two minutes, and you may enjoy them! Cookies can be very simple to make with uncomplicated steps. By following directions anyone can enjoy the great taste of cookies including guests at a party.
The process of making cookies is not only simply, but very enjoyable. Other than for your enjoyment, sugar cookies are a great dessert to bring parties, work or school. They are even great as a snack during the day or night. You can always also decorate or shape the cookies however you'd like, instead of just a circular plain sugar cookie. I hope that you know very well how to make sugar cookies, and to enjoy them with others at home or a gathering. By gathering the right material, baking supplies and following directions anyone can enjoy making sugar cookies just as long as you follow the simple steps of baking.