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Sugar Cookies in a Jar Recipe

4 C. all-purpose flour
1 t. baking powder
1/2 t. baking soda
1/2 t. salt
3/4 t. ground nutmeg
1 1/2 C. sugar

Combine the flour with the baking powder, baking soda, salt and nutmeg. In a clean glass jar with a wide mouth, layer the sugar followed by the flour mixture. Press firmly in place and seal.

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In a large bowl, beat 1 egg with 1 C. softened butter until light and fluffy. At low speed on an electric mixer, add 1/2 C. sour cream, 1 t. vanilla and contents of Jar. Mix until combined, using hands if necessary. Cover dough and refrigerate for several hours or overnight. Remove dough from the refrigerator. Preheat oven to 375 F. Roll chilled dough out on a lightly floured surface to 1/8-inch thick. Cut dough into desired shapes. Place on an ungreased cookie sheet and bake for 10 to 12 minutes.

Makes 2 dozen cookies.

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