- 1 cup butter or margarine, softened
- 2 cups sugar
- 3 eggs
- 2 tablespoons buttermilk
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 5 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
How to Make It
Cream butter; gradually add sugar, beating well. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition.
Combine next 4 ingredients; stir well. Add to creamed mixture alternately with flour, beginning and ending with flour. Chill dough for 2 hours.
Roll dough out onto a lightly floured surface to 1/2-inch thickness; cut out with 2 1/2-inch heart-shaped cookie cutter. Place on lightly greased cookie sheets. Bake at 375° for 8 minutes or until lightly browned.