Community Recipe
from [FoodieTeacher]
Cream Cheese Cutout Cookies

Cream Cheese Cutout Cookies

  • Yield: 1 serving


  • 1 cup(s) butter softened
  • 8 ounce(s) cream cheese softened
  • 1 1/2 cup(s) sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon(s) vanilla
  • 3 1/2 cup(s) flour
  • 1 teaspoon(s) baking powder


Mix butter and cream cheese until creamy. Add sugar and beat until fluffy. Add egg and vanilla, beat well. In a separate bowl, whisk flour and baking powder. Gradually add to the butter mixture. Divide dough in half and chill until easy to handle.

Roll out dough on a lightly floured surface to about 1/4 inch thick (don't roll too thin). Cut desired shapes. Transfer to a baking sheet and bake at 375 degrees for 8-10 minutes (do not overbake). Cool completely before frosting.


2 tbsp. butter, softened 1/4 tsp. vanilla extract

2 cups powdered sugar 1/4 tsp. almond extract

2-4 tbsp. milk

Beat butter until creamy. Beat in extracts. Add powdered sugar gradually, adding milk to consistency.

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