Sugar Cookies August 12 2010

2-1/4 cups sugar
1 cup real butter (softened)
3 eggs
3 T. milk
1-1/2 tsp. Blue Cattle Truck Mexican Vanilla
4-7/8 cups flour
3-3/4 tsp. baking powder
3/4 tsp. salt

Mix sugar, butter, eggs, milk & Blue Cattle Truck Mexican Vanilla.  Mix dry ingredients together and add to sugar mixture.  Roll out and cut into shapes.  Bake on greased cookie sheet at 400˚ for 5-8 min.

Frosting:
1/2 cup butter
1/2 cup shortening
1 tsp. Blue Cattle Truck Mexican Vanilla
1/8 tsp. salt
4 cups powdered sugar

Add a few tsp. milk if needed for consistency.  Beat until smooth.  Yum!