The Best Chewy Sugar Cookies Recipe
all purpose flour
one stick, room temperature
whole egg + 1 egg yolk
optional: decorating sugar
Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees.
In the bowl of a mixer, cream together the butter and sugar for 2-3 minutes on med-high.
Add in the whole egg, egg yolk and vanilla, then mix again until incorporated.
Put in the baking soda, salt and flour, all at once, then mix on low until it
Scoop out with a
1 oz. portion scoop
(or a buttered baking sheet).
Bake for 7-9 minutes until the edges are barely browned. Do not overcook, or you'll have crunchy sugar cookies - not chewy ones :)