These 10 basic sugar cookie recipes offer a delicious treat for any gathering of family or friends—and are great for decorating!
Tried and true, sugar cookies are an American favorite! This tender, sweet cookie is perfect for the holidays or a child’s birthday, covered in royal icing.
We have many variations on this page—just because everyone has their favorite sugar cookie recipe. See which one will become yours!
For a twist on a classic cookie, try our Lemon Sugar Cookies or Brown Sugar Cookies recipes below.
Ethel’s Sugar Cookies from Betty Crocker Cookie Book
More more delicious recipes, see our Easy Christmas Cookies!