Homemade Butter Cookies

Cookies are one of my favorite must-have snacks in my kitchen cabinet. Well, I wouldn’t describe myself as  a person having a sweet tooth, but these Butter Cookies just melt in my mouth whenever I take a bite and it’s always more than impossible to resist another and another piece of this sweetness.

So, today I will share with you my simple butter cookies recipe that all of you can try at home. Trust me, after reading this you will no longer see the need to buy store cookies ever again. Because you’ll be making your fresh cookies, as many as you want in the comfort of your home, in only 30 minutes!

As the name suggests the main ingredient that stands out is Butter! It brings out the smooth and chewy texture in these cookies. Oh and ps their smell, is one you’ll definitely fall in love with. Now let’s bake some cookies!


1 ½ cups -Self-rising flour

1 cup Butter

¾ cup Sugar

A pinch of salt

2 Eggs

5 tsp Milk

1 tsp Vanilla Essence

Let’s Bake the Cookies

1. On a bowl, mix together the butter, sugar and salt until fluffy and soft.


2. Mix in vanilla essence and the eggs into the bowl.

3. Next, add sifted flour in the mixing bowl and the milk until the mixture looks pipe-able.


4. The batter is now ready for baking! On a prepared baking tray, now make the cookie dough into shapes you like. I like to make mine into rose-shape cookies.

5. Pre-heat the oven to 180 degrees Celsius and bake the cookies for 15 mins until golden brown.

6. Let them cool completely, then store in an air-tight jar so that they stay fresh for longer.

7. Grab a few cookies and enjoy yourself!


Did you try out this recipe?

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