Sugar Cookies

Sugar cookies can be a base for so many things, allowing you to use cut them out into fun shapes and frost and decorate in a variety of ways. From the basic Sugar Cookies recipe to recipes for Eggnog-Frosted Nutmeg Sugar Cookies or Melt-in-Your-Mouth Sugar Cookies, these simple treats will delight your guests.

See Popular Sugar Cookies Recipes

Ginger-Lemon Delights

Betty Crocker

Prize-Winning Recipe 2009! Spices and molasses turn sugar cookie mix into a homemade ginger cookie.

Total: 1 hr 10 mins

Black & White Cookies

Betty Crocker

Prize-Winning Recipe 2007! Use sugar cookie mix as a quick-and-easy way to get to the classic New York cake-like cookie with distinctive half-moons of chocolate and vanilla frosting.

Total: 1 hr 20 mins

Bisquick® No-Roll Sugar Cookies

Betty Crocker

Six easy ingredients will let you make melt-in-your-mouth sugar cookies anytime.

Total: 55 mins

Orange Cream Cookies

Betty Crocker

Prize-Winning Recipe 2009! Love that creamy, dreamy orange and vanilla frozen treat? Fall in love with a cookie that's sweetly reminiscent.

Total: 1 hr

Cinna-spin Cookies

Betty Crocker

Prize-Winning Recipe 2008! Try a new spin on sugar cookies that's fun for kids to shape and tastes like snickerdoodles.

Total: 1 hr 10 mins

Cran-Orange 'n Date-Nut Cookies

Betty Crocker

Prize-Winning Recipe 2006! Bite into a chewy cookie chock-full of fruit, nuts, coconut and candy.

Total: 1 hr

Linzer Cookie Tarts

Betty Crocker

Prize-Winning Recipe 2006! Sugar cookie mix jump-starts the making of a classic Austrian cookie layered with raspberry jam.

Total: 2 hrs

Rainbow Cookie Bars

Betty Crocker

Discover your pot of gold at the end of a taste-tempting cookie rainbow!

Total: 1 hr 25 mins

Sunny Lemon Bars

Betty Crocker

Who would have guessed a pouch of sugar cookie mix got these bars off to a deliciously sweet start?

Total: 2 hrs 15 mins

Pop Art Cookies

Betty Crocker

Party time? Pop cookies-on-a-stick into glasses and let the good times roll! Cookie mix and ready-to-spread frosting make for fast festivities.

Total: 1 hr 5 mins

Betty's Best Sugar Cookies

Betty Crocker

Try this cookie recipe made with Gold Medal® all-purpose flour from Betty Crocker.

Total: 2 hrs 35 mins

How to Make Sugar Cookies

Since they're made with such simple ingredients--sugar, flour, vanilla, baking powder, a little salt--it's easy to think of sugar cookies as the Plain Janes of cookies. That is, until you break out the cookie cutters and colored sugar, the sprinkles and colored icing, the candy pieces and other adornments. But sugar cookies are more than just show pieces. When you know how to make sugar cookies just right, their understated sweetness and delicate texture are anything but ordinary--even when you eat them plain.

Lemon Linzer Bars

Betty Crocker

Prize-Winning Recipe 2007! Luscious layers of sugar cookie, raspberry jam and dreamy lemon cream cheese are the big temptations in this bar.

Total: 5 hrs 15 mins

How to Bake Sugar Cookies

Everyone associates sugar cookies with the holidays, but once you learn how to bake sugar cookies, you'll want to make them every time you??????re craving a treat.

Elegant Almond Bars

Betty Crocker

Prize-Winning Recipe 2007! Who would have guessed a sugar cookie mix was the jump start of an irresistible almond lover's bar. Both quick and easy, the bar is reminiscent of a Scandinavian bakery pastry.

Total: 2 hrs 30 mins

Season's Best Sugar Cookies

Betty Crocker

A classic sugar cookie recipe will become a treasured part of your recipe collection.

Total: 3 hrs

How to Make Tender Sugar Cookies

These tender sugar cookies bake longer and at a lower temperature than most cookies which keeps them nice and tender. These freeze very well and last up at three months!

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