Cream Cheese Sugar Cookies

Homemade sugar cookies are a classic. Everyone needs a good recipe and weve got several to share with you! These cream cheese sugar cookies are super soft and so easy to make. Theyre so delicious topped with a simple powdered sugar frosting.

Cream Cheese Sugar Cookies

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 8 minutes
Total Time: 18 minutes
Servings: 24


  • 1 cup soft butter (softened)
  • 8 ounces cream cheese (softened)
  • 1 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon almond extract
  • 3 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 2 tablespoons soft butter
  • 1/4 teaspoon almond extract
  • Milk to desired consistency


  1. Blend butter and cream cheese. 
  2. Add sugar, egg and extracts. 
  3. Mix in remaining dry ingredients and blend into the creamed mixture. Chill for 1 hour. 
  4. Roll out dough on floured surface until 1/4 inches thick (a must!) . Cut with desired cookie cutter shape and bake at 375 for 8-10 minutes.
  5. Let cookies cool.
  6. Mix all your frosting ingredients and add some food coloring if desired. Frost cookies when cool. 
Recipe Notes
  1. The key to making a good sugar cookie is to make sure that you cut the cookies thick enough and then don't over cook them!


Recipe source: tastesoflizzyt
Tags: #easyrecipes #dinner #chickenrecipes #food #cooking #chicken #easy #recipes

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