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Vanilla Sugar Cookies

Vanilla fans will love these treats
Vanilla Sugar Cookies
Courtesy of McCormick

For an additional flourish, decorate these no-roll sugar cookies with homemade Colored Sugar or Sugar Cookie Icing.

Recipe courtesy of McCormick


  • 2 3/4 Cups flour
  • 2 Teaspoons McCormick Cream Of Tartar
  • 1 Teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 Teaspoon salt
  • 1 1/2 Cup sugar
  • 1 Cup (2 sticks) butter, softened
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 Teaspoons McCormick All Natural Pure Vanilla Extract
  • Additional sugar, for rolling


Mix flour, cream of tartar, baking soda and salt in large bowl. Set aside.

Beat sugar and butter in large bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until light and fluffy.

Add eggs and vanilla; mix well.

Gradually beat in flour mixture on low speed until well mixed.

Refrigerate dough 2 hours or until firm.

Preheat oven to 400°F.

Shape dough into 1-inch balls.

Roll in additional sugar or Colored Sugar.

Place 2 inches apart on baking sheets.

Bake 6 to 8 minutes or until lightly browned.

Cool on baking sheets 1 minute.

Remove to wire racks; cool completely.