Vanilla Buttermilk Cookies
 
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Cakey buttermilk cookies with vanilla buttermilk icing.
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Recipe type: Cookies
Serves: 4 dozen
Ingredients
COOKIES:
  • ¾ cup softened butter
  • 1½ cups sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla
  • ⅔ cup buttermilk
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • 3 cups flour
ICING:
  • 3 tablespoons buttermilk
  • 1½ cups powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
Instructions
  1. Cream butter and sugar. Add eggs and vanilla and mix well. Add buttermilk and mix well.
  2. Add salt, soda, and flour, and mix until well combined.
  3. Drop spoonfuls onto a baking sheet and bake at 350F for 12-15 minutes.
  4. For icing, combine all ingredients, mixing until smooth and creamy.
  5. Lightly frost cooled cookies, and sit out to let icing set for a few minutes.
Recipe by Jens Favorite Cookies at http://jensfavoritecookies.com/2014/04/08/vanilla-buttermilk-cookies/